HyperDic: glacier

English > 1 sense of the word glacier:
NOUNobjectglaciera slowly moving mass of ice
glacier > pronunciation
Soundsgley'sher
RhymesAshur ... Yorkshire: 36 rhymes with sher...
English > glacier: 1 sense > noun 1, object
MeaningA slowly moving mass of ice.
PartsicefallA steep part of a glacier resembling a frozen waterfall
moraineaccumulated earth and stones deposited by a glacier
neveThe upper part of a glacier (beyond the limit of perpetual snow) where the snow turns to ice
NarrowerAlpine glacier, Alpine type of glacierA glacier that moves down from a high valley
Piedmont glacier, Piedmont type of glacierA type of glaciation characteristic of Alaska
continental glacierA glacier that spreads out from a central mass of ice
Broaderice massA large mass of ice
Substancesice, water icewater frozen / frozen in the solid state
Spanishglaciares, glaciar, helero
Catalanglacera
Adjectivesglacialrelating to or derived from a glacier
Verbsglaciatebecome frozen and covered with glaciers
glaciatecover with ice or snow or a glacier

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