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ice-scoured

[ahys-skouuh rd, -skou-erd] /ˈaɪsˌskaʊərd, -ˌskaʊ ərd/
adjective, Physical Geography
1.
noting an area having surface features resulting from scouring by an advancing ice sheet during glaciation.
Origin of ice-scoured
1935-1940
1935-40
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  • In its bed, among muddy pools of water and ice-scoured rocks, he wandered, picking up fat nugget-gold.

    Smoke Bellew Jack London

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