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pressure ice

noun
1.
a general term for ice broken and deformed by stresses generated by wind, currents, or waves.
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  • By pressure ice can be moulded to any shape, while the same ice snaps sharply asunder if subjected to tension.

  • Sections of pressure ice may drift away subsequently and become embedded in new ice.

    South! Sir Ernest Shackleton

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