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Term: Snout Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: The lower part of the ablation area of a valley glacier, commonly shaped like the snout of an animal. In North America, the term toe is more widely used.  Swisseduc 

Front end of a glacier. Also called the terminus.  PhysicalGeography 

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