Ice-floe

ice floe

noun
1.
a large flat mass of floating ice.
2.
floe ( def 1 ).

Origin:
1810–20

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ice floe
 
n
See also ice field a sheet of ice, of variable size, floating in the sea

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ice floe  
A large, flat expanse of floating ice smaller than a marine ice field.
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