black ice


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black ice

n.
A thin, nearly invisible coating of ice that forms on paved surfaces.

black ice

n
(Physical Geography) a thin transparent layer of new ice on a road or similar surface
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.black ice - a thin coating of ice (as from freezing mist) on a road or sidewalkblack ice - a thin coating of ice (as from freezing mist) on a road or sidewalk; nearly invisible but very hazardous
ice, water ice - water frozen in the solid state; "Americans like ice in their drinks"
Translations
náledí
isslag
«μαύρος» πάγος
musta jää
poledica
路面の薄い透明な氷
도로의 살얼음살얼음
underkylt regn
น้ำแข็งสีดำ
lớp băng phủ mặt đường

black ice

nstrato invisibile di ghiaccio (su strada)

black ice

ثَلْج أَسْوَد náledí isslag Glatteis «μαύρος» πάγος capa de hielo, capa fina de hielo en las carreteras musta jää verglas poledica ghiaccio nero 路面の薄い透明な氷 도로의 살얼음 ijzel underkjølt regn gołoledź camada de gelo fina e transparente em estradas гололед underkylt regn น้ำแข็งสีดำ gizli buz lớp băng phủ mặt đường 黑冰
References in classic literature ?
Then he felt himself a person of consequence, and on smooth, black ice, with a bold heart and a quick elbow, he smoked along over the levels as fast as a pack in full cry.
There were gullies and ravines, and holes like gravel-pits, cut in ice; lumps and scattered pieces frozen down to the original floor of the floe; blotches of old black ice that had been thrust under the floe in some gale and heaved up again; roundish boulders of ice; saw-like edges of ice carved by the snow that flies before the wind; and sunken pits where thirty or forty acres lay below the level of the rest of the field.
BLACK ice caused a two-car crash and blocked a road yesterday.
By early morning the skies cleared and the sun shone, masking the fact that black ice was present.
The Black ICE Programmable Logic Control (PLC) / Network Gateway product line specifically targets the Industrial Control System security market.
A video of a man slipping and sliding on black ice on the driveway outside his home in Virginia has gone viral.
A car became trapped in a hedge last night after a road crash inSwanseawhich may have been caused by black ice.
Black ice increases the risk of injuries as it is invisible and very slippery.
A CAR crashed into the central reservation of the A1 after skidding on black ice.
MOTORISTS have been urged to be more cautious after a warning was issued for snow and black ice.
AN ambulance overturned in an early-hours crash on the A55 as police warned motorists of black ice on the road.