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Term: Hanging dam Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: A mass of ice composed mainly of frazil or broken ice deposited underneath an ice cover in a region of low flow velocity.  NOAAHydrology 

In hydrologic terms, a mass of ice composed mainly of frazil or broken ice deposited underneath an ice cover in a region of low flow velocity.  NOAA-NWS 

Accumulation of frazil ice under an ice cover on a watercourse, which reduces the cross-section of streamflow.  WMOHydrology 

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