icefield

/ˈaɪsfild/ (say 'uysfeeld)

noun
a very large icefloe.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • icefield — [ajsfild] n. m. ÉTYM. 1864, J. Verne, le Capitaine Hatteras; var. field, 1851, in D. D. L.; mot angl., de ice « glace », et field « champ ». REM. Parfois encore ice field (ancienne graphie). ❖ ♦ Didact. (géogr.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • icefield — (angl.) [pron. áĭsfild] ( field) s.n., pl. icefielduri Trimis de blaurb, 19.01.2007. Sursa: DOOM 2 …   Dicționar Român

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  • icefield — (voz inglesa) ► masculino Iceberg de forma tabular …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • icefield — n. large sheet of ice which covers an area of land or water …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • Columbia Icefield — ▪ icefield, Canada Introduction       largest ice field in the Rocky Mountains, astride the British Columbia–Alberta border, Canada. Lying partially within Jasper National Park, it is one of the most accessible expanses of glacial ice in North… …   Universalium

  • Juneau Icefield — The Juneau Icefield or Juneau Icecap is an ice field located just north of Juneau, Alaska and continues north through the border with British Columbia and the fifth largest ice field in the Western Hemisphere [http://www.juneauicefield.org/] .The …   Wikipedia

  • Columbia Icefield — view from Icefield Athabasca Glacier …   Wikipedia

  • Pemberton Icefield — The Pemberton Icefield, also known unofficially as the Pemberton Icecap, is the southernmost of the series of very large icefields studding the Pacific Ranges of the southern Coast Mountains in British Columbia, Canada. Approximately 300 sq km in …   Wikipedia

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