Definition of snow line in English:

snow line

Line breaks: snow line
Pronunciation: /ˈsnəʊlʌɪn
 
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noun

  • The altitude in a particular place above which some snow remains on the ground throughout the year.
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    • Meanwhile, Barrera was above the snowline in Big Bear Mountain.
    • Clashes have continued for the past two weeks, seeing the rebels dug into fortified positions in Tanusevci, high above the snowline.
    • The melting in such tongues below the snowline is balanced by the downward flow of ice from above the snowline.

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