A massive body of floating ice that has broken away from a glacier or ice field. Most of an iceberg lies underwater, but because ice is not as dense as water, about one ninth of it remains above the surface.
A large, flat expanse of floating ice smaller than a marine ice field.
A large sheet of ice and snow that covers an entire region and spreads out under its own weight.
An extensive dome-shaped or platelike perennial cover of ice and snow that spreads out from a center and covers a large area, especially of land or a polar region.
A large expanse of ice covering a mountainous region and consisting of several interconnected glaciers.
The granular snow, not in a completely compacted mass, that accumulates at the top of a glacier
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