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Meaning of "ground ice" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GROUND ICE

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GROUND ICE

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determiner
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Ground ice is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GROUND ICE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ground ice in the English dictionary

The definition of ground ice in the dictionary is sea ice that is in contact with the coast or sea bed and thus not floating freely.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GROUND ICE

ground cover
ground crew
ground effect
ground elder
ground engineer
ground floor
ground force
ground frost
ground game
ground glass
ground ivy
ground layer
ground level
ground loop
ground pine
ground pink
ground plan
ground plate
ground plum
ground provisions

WORDS THAT END LIKE GROUND ICE

anchor ice
black ice
break the ice
camphor ice
coconut ice
cut no ice
drift ice
dry ice
glare ice
glaze ice
glib ice
on ice
on thin ice
pack ice
pancake ice
sheet ice
shelf ice
skate on thin ice
slob ice
water ice

Synonyms and antonyms of ground ice in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ground ice» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GROUND ICE

Find out the translation of ground ice to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ground ice from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ground ice» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

地下冰
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

hielo suelo
570 millions of speakers

English

ground ice
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

जमीन बर्फ
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

جليد الأرض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

подземный лед
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

gelo no solo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

স্থল বরফ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

la glace de sol
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Ais tanah
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Boden Eis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

底氷
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

지상 얼음
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lemah es
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

băng mặt đất
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

தரையில் பனிக்கட்டி
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

जमिनीवर बर्फ
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

suyun dibindeki buz
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ghiaccio a terra
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zmielony lód
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

підземний лід
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

gheață la sol
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

παγωμένο έδαφος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

grond ys
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

botten is
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

bakken isen
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ground ice

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND ICE»

The term «ground ice» is normally little used and occupies the 136.079 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GROUND ICE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «ground ice» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «ground ice» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ground ice

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GROUND ICE»

Discover the use of ground ice in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ground ice and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Quantifying Ice Wedge and Ground Ice Volume, Taglu Island, ...
A combination of Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR) and remote sensing data were used to estimate ice wedge volume. The Mackenzie Valley Geotechnical database was used to estimate the volume of smaller bodies of ice.
Jenifer Ann Bode, 2009
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Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1135
Winter cons I983A-226 GRAVEL. Physical and numerical modeling of uniaxial freezing in 1 983A- 1 k 1 GRAVEL roads on Alaskan arctic coastal plain tundra. The effect 1 983A- 1 1 5 GRAVITY profiling. The detection of ground ice by gravity  ...
Heginbottom, J A, Sinclair, M
3
Ground Freezing in Practice
Ground ice: a body of more or less clear ice within frozen ground. Ice lenses and Ice segregation: the growth of ice as distinct lenses, veins, and masses in soils, occurring essentially parallel to each other, generally normal to the direction of ...
John S. Harris, 1995
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Frozen in Time: Permafrost and Engineering Problems
The term ground ice applies to all bodies of more or less clear ice in permanently frozen ground and in the active zone. A.E. Leffingwell (1919, p. 180) did not consider buried glacial ice as ground ice, but on this point there are differences of  ...
Siemon William Muller, Hugh M. French, Frederick E. Nelson, 2008
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The Periglacial Environment
Ground lce Many periglacial landforms result from either the formation or melt of ground ice. This chapter describes the nature, amount, and distribution of ground ice and the basic principles of cryostratigraphy and cryolithology. The landforms ...
Hugh M. French, 2013
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Professional Paper - United States Geological Survey
This layer appeared to be ground ice, when considered in Figure 11. — Exposure of a bank showing an apparently continuous thick bed of Ice. Figl'bh 12 . — Structure of the bank shown in figure 11. connection with the scattered exposures of ...
Geological Survey (U.S.), 1919
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U.S. Geological Survey Professional Paper
had been washed clear of debris, exposing the continuous layer of new sea ice. This layer appeared to be ground ice, when considered in Figubb 11. — Exposure of a bank showing an apparently continuous thick bed of ice. Turf.
‎1919
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The Canning River Region, Northern Alaska
This layer appeared to be ground ice, when considered in ^.Water : Figuee 11. — Exposure of a bank showing an apparently continuous thick bed of Ice. Figubb 12 . — Structure of the bank shown in figure 11. connection with the scattered ...
Ernest de Koven Leffingwell, 1919
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Permafrost: Second International Conference, July 13-28, ...
The many-sided problem of the genesis, composition, and structure of permafrost and ground ice includes questions that for the most part are resolved independently of one another. It can be discussed in differing degrees of detail, either with ...
Frederick J. Sanger, Peter J. Hyde, 1978
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Geological Survey Professional Paper
Periglacial researchers concerned with various forms of ground ice favor this hypothesis because of the faint stratification where the silt has flowed into shallow depressions when large amounts of segregated ice melts. The quantity of ground ...
Geological Survey (U.S.), 1983

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GROUND ICE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ground ice is used in the context of the following news items.
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England v New Zealand: third ODI – as it happened
One of my very first cricket-ground ice creams was at Wantage Road, so that counts. And we need some unconventional and modernist ones ... «The Guardian, Jun 15»
2
NASA's InSight spacecraft completes major milestones on the road …
“The InSight mission is a NASA Discovery mission and is similar in design to the Phoenix Mars lander use in 2008 to study ground ice near the ... «SpaceFlight Insider, May 15»
3
April Showers
Cloud seeding is as simple as sitting in the cabin of a small plane and tossing out hands full of finely ground ice crystals into the clouds. Hey ... «Huffington Post, Apr 15»
4
Dr. Sylvia Edlund (1945-2014) – Talented botanist was an expert on …
She showed that ground ice melt was the water source for the unexpectedly lush green valleys in parts of the High Arctic and demonstrated ... «Ottawa Citizen, Apr 15»
5
Western researchers tasked with mapping Canadian Arctic from space
You can imagine doing that on an annual basis, looking at how that's changed, how ground ice distribution is changing, (and) how ice, glaciers ... «Londoner, Apr 15»
6
Just How Similar Are Earth's And Mars' Landscapes Really?
Thermokarstic features often develop at the intersections between fractures, as the ground ice is especially exposed at those locations and so ... «io9, Apr 15»
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West Antarctica Melting At Accelerated Rate
Fricker explained that floating ice shelves control the flow of ground ice on the seafloor into the ocean, and with less of an ice shelf blocking ... «Clapway, Mar 15»
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Flying Over Snow-Covered New England Helps Predict Spring …
They're on the lookout for ground ice, standing water, flooded fields, anything they think might be hydrologically significant. Visual notes are ... «CBS Local, Mar 15»
9
Professor uses data gathered from squirrels to make music
He created six sonifications, with each one covering a set of data such as sea level, ground ice, floating ice and more. Ballora compiled them in ... «Penn State News, Mar 15»
10
New Hampshire lake turns into ice runway in the winter
The runway officially opened for the season Saturday after months of poor ground ice and bad weather conditions. Within a few hours of ... «The Weather Network, Mar 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Ground ice [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/ground-ice>. Nov 2020 ».
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