crag crag

Definition(s):

  • (n) a steep rugged rock or cliff

Usage(s):

  1. A few weeks ago 15 German Stukas dive-bombed the lofty crag in full daylight with no more effect than fleabites on a bull's skin.
  2. From the lone wooded crag dominating the valley of Mercus in Southwest France, plunderer, paladin and prelate had watched the pageant of Europe pass by over 20 centuries.
  3. The last time I was there was in 2005, when I hiked up to the castle of the Assassins on a windy crag outside Teheran.

News

  1. 72 teams take part in P.O.E.T.S. Invitational

    The P.O.E.T.S. golf club concluded a most successful spring invitational over the past weekend with 72 two-man teams participating over the Heatherhurst Crag and Brae golf courses.  The Invitational was sponsored by Cumberland Eye Care and Happy Hound Realty and a good time was had by all.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Crossville Chronicle

  2. Training at Iwo Jima a hazard for U.S. pilots

    By The Associated Press, The Associated Press IOTO, Japan — Iwo Jima is a training site like no other. The rugged volcanic crag was one of the most iconic battlegrounds of World ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

  3. Amid safety fears, US Navy jets train on Iwo Jima

    IOTO, Japan (AP) — Iwo Jima is a training site like no other. The rugged volcanic crag was one of the most iconic battlegrounds of World War II, and is so isolated and barren it has almost never been inhabited by anyone other than military troops. But from the perspective of U.S. Navy fighter pilots who regularly train on the island's one functioning airstrip, it is unique in another way.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

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