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synonyms for glaciers

  • ice floe
  • iceberg
  • berg
  • floe
  • icecap
  • glacial mass
  • ice field
  • snow slide
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At this stage it begins to break off masses of ice from the glaciers over which it may flow, or even to move large stones.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
We will now turn our attention to some important features of a detailed sort which glaciers exhibit.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
What will it be like a few days hence, when I shall scramble through the passes and over glaciers by myself!
THE LIFE & LETTERS OF PETER ILICH TCHAIKOVSKYMODESTE TCHAIKOVSKY
All the glaciers are now in retreat, with old tree-covered moraines, hundreds or thousands of feet lower down the valley.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 2VARIOUS
There are two of these glaciers in the valleys below the Schreckhorn and the Wetterhorn, near the long village of Grindelwald.
RUDY AND BABETTEHANS CHRISTIAN ANDERSEN
Immediately below us was a large snow “nv,” towards which glaciers descended from a number of snow-covered peaks.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Icebergs launched from the glaciers of the land also drift with tide, current, and wind through the more or less open water.
MCCLURE'S MAGAZINE, VOL. 1, NO. 2, JULY, 1893VARIOUS
In the Alps the main glaciers are most usually highways, the ways offered to the climber for his travelling.
MOUNT EVEREST THE RECONNAISSANCE, 1921CHARLES KENNETH HOWARD-BURY
Then I've an idea of perpetual snow—glaciers—and all that sort of thing.
FOUR YEARS IN REBEL CAPITALST. C. DELEON
Evaporation and condensation, woods and glaciers, have all been brought into play.
CANADA AND THE CANADIANSSIR RICHARD HENRY BONNYCASTLE
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