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synonyms for glaciation

  • chill
  • snow
  • algidity
  • chilliness
  • coldness
  • congelation
  • draft
  • freeze
  • frigidity
  • frost
  • frostbite
  • frostiness
  • gelidity
  • iciness
  • inclemency
  • rawness
  • refrigeration
  • shivering
  • shivers
  • wintertime
  • algor
  • frozenness
  • gelidness
  • wintriness

antonyms for glaciation

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  • heat
  • warmth
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How to use glaciation in a sentence

In England at least three periods of glaciation seem to be indicated by the glacial deposits.
THE PRINCIPLES OF STRATIGRAPHICAL GEOLOGYJ. E. MARR
There were signs of previous glaciation in the form of erratics and many examples of polishing and grooving.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Thus the angle of the lava-built slopes, and the lines of glaciation, testify to the former existence of a high central summit.
YOUR NATIONAL PARKSENOS A. MILLS
The planet's in the middle of a glaciation, the land surface down to the fiftieth parallel is iced over solid.
SPACE VIKINGHENRY BEAM PIPER
They are to be counted among the four chief attractions, the other three being Long's Peak, the glaciation, and the timber-line.
YOUR NATIONAL PARKSENOS A. MILLS
The smaller oscillations, following the close of the last great glaciation (Wrmian), should be noticed.
PREHISTORIC MANW. L. H. DUCKWORTH
Boule claims one glaciation of Pliocene antiquity, followed by two Pleistocene glaciations.
PREHISTORIC MANW. L. H. DUCKWORTH
Then it falls to nearly 1200 m. below the present level, the fall corresponding to the Gnzian glaciation.
PREHISTORIC MANW. L. H. DUCKWORTH
There has not been time to erode them away since the Pleistocene glaciation.
CLIMATIC CHANGESELLSWORTH HUNTINGTON
Most of their results are the reverse of those which brought on glaciation.
CLIMATIC CHANGESELLSWORTH HUNTINGTON
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WORDS RELATED TO GLACIATION

  • algidity
  • algor
  • chill
  • chilliness
  • coldness
  • congelation
  • draft
  • freeze
  • frigidity
  • frost
  • frostbite
  • frostiness
  • frozenness
  • gelidity
  • gelidness
  • glaciation
  • iciness
  • inclemency
  • rawness
  • refrigeration
  • shivering
  • shivers
  • snow
  • wintertime
  • wintriness
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.