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ice island

noun
1.
a tabular iceberg in the arctic region.
Origin
1770-1780
1770-80
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  • As the weight of the ice island increases it sinks deeper and deeper into the ocean until it grounds on the sea floor.
  • Four to six weeks later it was determined to be a floating ice island.

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