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Term: Remnant Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: An isolated melting mass of glacier ice, that has become detached from its source and the remainder of the glacier. Some remnants cover many square miles.  USGSGlaciers(ambiguous) 

Disconnected from accumulation area; Inactive; An inactive, usually small ice mass left by a receding glacier  GLIMSGlacier 

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