Definition of snow slip in English:

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snow slip

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An avalanche: a shepherd was buried by a snow slip in a deep, narrow valley
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  • There are few things more awful than the calm of nature in her madness - the stillness which follows a snow-slip or the monotony of a great flood.
  • A snow slip may start from a footfall, a heavy gust of wind, a blast, or a jar.
  • Every now and then the path was crossed and obliterated by a snow slip.

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