/dong"geuh, dawng"geuh/, n.
1. (in an ice shelf) a small ravine with steep sides.
2. (in South Africa) an eroded ravine; a dry watercourse.
[1875-80; < Nguni (cf. Zulu u(lu)donga); perh. directly < a pidginized form with loss of the class prefix, as Fanagalo donga]

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