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Term: Hostile ice Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: From the point of view of the submariner, an ice canopy containing no large ice skylights or other features which permit a submarine to surface.  NSIDCCryosphere 

From the point of view of the submariner, an ice canopy containing no large skylights or other features that permit a submariner to surface.  WMOSeaIce 

Sea ice terminology that describes an ice canopy containing no large skylights or other features, and as a result submarines are unable to surface.  ECCCanada 

From the point of view of the submariner, an ice canopy containing no large ice skylights or other features which permit a submarine to surface.  SPRI 

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