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a. (context geology English) Facing towards the advancing flow of a glacier.


Stoss may refer to:

  • Stoss Pass, in Switzerland
  • 6106 Stoss, a main-belt asteroid
  • Veit Stoss, a Bavarian sculptor

Usage examples of "stoss".

The discomfited Stossen expedition, returning in recriminatory but otherwise orderly retreat from the unyielding obstacle of the locked door, came to a sudden halt at the gate dividing the paddock from the gooseberry garden.

Stossen and her daughter, suitably arrayed for a county garden party function with an infusion of Almanack de Gotha, sailed through the narrow grass paddock and the ensuing gooseberry garden with the air of state barges making an unofficial progress along a rural trout stream.