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Term: Wind scoop Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Hollow around rock outcrop caused by wind erosion or enhanced ablation.  Swisseduc 

A saucerlike depression in the snow near obstructions such as trees, houses, and rocks, caused by the eddying action of the deflected wind.  AMSglossary 

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