ground ice


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ground ice

n
(Physical Geography) sea ice that is in contact with the coast or sea bed and thus not floating freely
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Such lakes develop when warming soil melts ground ice, causing the surface to collapse and form pools of water.
Chapter 6 introduces different kinds of massive ground ice, mostly found below ground except icing or aufeis, which is formed above the ground surface.
Alas is a flat thermokarst hollow up to several tens of square kilometers, which arises in the region of ice-covered permafrost as a result of ground ice melting and uneven subsidence of soils and the surface [33].
of rum, lemon, ground ice, soothing the sky's fire.
Cooked in syrup, the mong-ya were heaped in a mound of ground ice topped with sugar and milk.
In a study published in Scientific Reports, scientists from the University of Texas at Austin combined weather station data with time-lapse photography to document changes to the ground ice in the McMurdo Dry Valleys region.
After a journey of hundreds of millions of kilometers, we probably stopped 10 cm short, and the discovery of ground ice was delayed by a quarter century.
What was sold for ten centavos was a plateful of cooked red beans heaped with ground ice, topped with sugar and milk.
Smaller polygon shapes are thought to be caused by the contraction and expansion of ground ice, of which Mars has plenty.
The application of ERT investigations proves to be a useful geophysical method to detect the contrast between unfrozen sediments and ground ice from periglacial environments subsurface.