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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Small pellet of ice that falls during a storm.

Usage examples (37)
  • Federal climate officials have confirmed the hailstone is the heaviest ever recorded on the continent.
  • The hailstone is composed of smaller stones frozen together.
  • Lightning lit the sky, a hailstone struck Bane on the cheek.
  • He bent over and picked up a hailstone as thick as his thumb. for more
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