ice road


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ice road

n
chiefly Canadian a temporary winter road built across ice or frozen ground

ice′ road`



n.
Canadian. ice bridge.
[1845–55]
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For ice road applications, PATH was used to determine an ice thickness compensation factor, a factor increasing the minimal thickness threshold for operations, to help translate sporadic auger ice thickness measurements along the Kotzebue Kiana community ice road into an envelope for safe operations.
The Astana police department said the inspector of the special battalion of the road-patrol police senior police lieutenant E.Imanbekov driving on the Dostyk road lost control over the vehicle on ice road and crushed into the gates, slightly damaging them.
Every year in Alaska ConocoPhillips builds thirty miles of ice road for oil production in an area called CD5.
A STAR of Ice Road Truckers has been killed along with another man in a plane crash in western Montana.
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(http://www.history.com/shows/ice-road-truckers/cast) The cast of "Ice Road Truckers" took to social media to share emotional words about the loss of their co-star, Darrell Ward.
And his role has all been well-documented on television too, with American reality series Ice Road Truckers having recently finished its ninth season on Channel 5.
Construction of the bulk of the project's ice infrastructure had been completed as of mid-January, including an ice road, ice runway, and ice pads for drilling.
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