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klippe

noun klip·pe \ˈklipə\

Definition of klippe

plural

-s

  1. :  a coin with a square or lozenge-shaped flan 17th century 3-thaler klippes a 16th century Swedish klippe ore

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Origin and Etymology of klippe

German, from Swedish klippa to cut, shear, clip, from Old Norse


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klippe

noun klip·pe \"\
variants: or

klip

\ˈklip\

Definition of klippe

plural

klippen

\-pən\ or

klips

  1. :  an outlying isolated remnant of an overthrust rock mass owing its isolation to erosion :  outlier

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Origin and Etymology of klippe

German klippe cliff, crag, rock near the sea, from Middle High German, from Middle Low German; akin to Old English clif cliff


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