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clear ice

noun
1.
glaze ice, especially on aircraft.
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  • Warner watched him with a kind of horrified fascination as he shot over the clear ice.

    The Tree of Appomattox Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Both walls of the crevasse were sheer precipices of clear ice.

    Rivers of Ice R.M. Ballantyne
  • The material was an exceedingly compacted snow, passing into clear ice as it neared the rock.

  • How he longed to try the stretches of clear ice between the ridges!

    Brother Billy Frances Maragret Fox
  • At the end of the clear ice was a narrow break in the shore, where a creek ran into the main stream.

    Kazan James Oliver Curwood
  • Beyond the drift there was a stretch of clear ice, and here Kazan rested.

    Kazan James Oliver Curwood
  • The clear ice showed vertical streaks, especially in the lower strata, where it was granulated.

    An Explorer's Adventures in Tibet A. Henry Savage Landor
  • At serving time turn into punch bowl with one quart of shaved ice or a big block of clear ice.

  • Lastly, little pellets or angular particles of clear ice sometimes fall in cold weather.

    Meteorology Charles Fitzhugh Talman
  • Mix well with oak paddle or ladle and strain into another bowl in which has been placed a block of clear ice.

    The Ideal Bartender Tom Bullock

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