snow-blink

snowblink

[snoh-blingk]
noun
a white luminosity on the underside of clouds, caused by the reflection of light from a snow surface.
Compare iceblink.


Origin:
1860–65; snow + blink

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snowblink (ˈsnəʊˌblɪŋk)
 
n
Compare iceblink a whitish glare in the sky reflected from snow

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