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Term: Weathered ice Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Glacier ice that has been exposed to sun or warm wind so that the boundaries between ice crystals are partly disintegrated.  NSIDCCryosphere 

Ice modified by exposure to weather; usually applied to polar ice where melting does not occur, such as blue ice areas of Antarctica.  AMSglossary 

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