snow

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waterproof overshoe that protects shoes from water or snow arctic , galosh , golosh , gumshoe , rubber
slide of large masses of snow and ice and mud down a mountain avalanche
sudden collapse of snow, ice, rock, and earth avalanche
perennial herb having large white flowers marked with orange; found near the snow line in the northwestern United States avalanche lily , Erythronium montanum
any of various orchids of the genus Coelogyne with: clusters of fragrant lacy snow-white flowers; sinister salmon-pink solitary flowers; chainlike racemes of topaz and chocolate brown flowers; spikes of delicate white spice-scented flowers; emerald green coelogyne
any of numerous minute wingless primitive insects possessing a special abdominal appendage that allows the characteristic nearly perpetual springing pattern; found in soil rich in organic debris or on the surface of snow or water collembolan , springtail
granular snow formed by alternate thawing and freezing corn snow
snow, melted and refrozen into granular surface corn snow
heavy wet snow that is unsuitable for skiing crud
falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist) downfall , precipitation
small Old World perennial herb grown for its bright yellow flowers which appear in early spring often before snow is gone Eranthis hyemalis , winter aconite
European orchid having shorter racemes of strongly spiraling snow-white flowers European ladies' tresses , Spiranthes spiralis
granular snow firm , neve
snow turning into glacial ice firn , névé , old snow
ice, compacted snow not yet glacial firn , neve , old snow
crystal of snow flake , snowflake
occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow freshet , spate
extinct volcano in south central Honshu that is the highest peak in Japan; last erupted in 1707; famous for its symmetrical snow-capped peak; a sacred mountain and site for pilgrimages Fuji , Fuji-san , Fujinoyama , Fujiyama , Mount Fuji
lions; leopards; snow leopards; jaguars; tigers; cheetahs; saber-toothed tigers genus Panthera , Panthera
snow bunting genus Plectrophenax , Plectrophenax
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