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horst

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German Horst (heap).

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horst (plural horsts)

  1. (geology) an area of the earth's surface which is raised relative to surrounding land

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EtymologyEdit

Cognate with English horst and German Horst (horst; eyrie).

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horst f (plural horsten, diminutive horstje n)

  1. (geology) an area of the earth's surface which is raised relative to surrounding land; a horst
  2. an elevated land overgrown with shrub
  3. a nest of a bird of prey; an eyrie