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ice field Syllabification: ice field
Pronunciation: /ˈīs ˌfēld/

Definition of ice field in English:


A wide flat expanse of floating ice, especially in polar regions.
Example sentences
  • On the other side is an ice field the size of Rhode Island.
  • Long lines of caribou headed down from the low hills, crossed the stream in front of us, and started over the ice field.
  • The rescue steamer proceeded cautiously through the ice field.
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