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Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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The bright sun was blinding as it sparkled off the day-
Snow boards are laid on top of
when there is any possibility of new snow falling.
The weight of the new snowfall also acts to compress the
on the top of glaciers, granular and compact but not yet converted into ice.
Most of the northern half of the state was paralyzed due to blocked roads as new and
combined to drift across the roads.
The combined total of new snow,
, and ice at observation time is snow depth.
on top of glaciers, granular and compact and not yet converted into ice.
If you measure all the snow on the ground, including
, this is not snowfall but rather snow depth.
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