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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The process of covering the earth with a slowly moving mass of ice;

Usage examples (39)
  • Agassiz recognized marks of glaciation all over northern Europe
  • Comparatively, the couple of decades preceding 1880 were very humid: lakes stood high, mountain glaciation was extensive, and precipitation more abundant.
  • Plant survival in Iceland during periods of glaciation?
  • Is the extent of glaciation limited by marine gas hydrates? for more
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