noun rand·kluft \ˈräntˌklu̇ft\

Definition of randkluft



  1. :  a chasm formed when ice recedes from a mountainside or breaks away from stationary ice

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Origin and Etymology of randkluft

German, from rand rim (from Old High German rant) + kluft crevice, from Old High German, gap, tongs — more at rand, cleft

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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