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Term: Band ogives Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Alternate bands of light and dark on a glacier; usually found below steep narrow icefalls and thought to be the result of different flow and ablation rates between summer and winter.  NSIDCCryosphere 

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