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Term: Snow-line Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: (1) Climatic snow-line: lowest altitude of continuous snow cover in high mountainous areas in summer. (2) Orographic snow-line: lowest altitude at which isolated patches of snow protected from melting by orographic conditions persist in summer.  WMOMeteoterm 

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