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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A white coating of tiny ice crystals on a cold surface. Frost.

Usage examples (26)
  • Did you notice the rime on the fence this morning?
  • Salamander (1879) in terza rime is especially memorable.
  • There's clear ice, there's a granulated form, which is called rime icing.
  • Conditions last night diabolically perfect for coating aircraft which is called rime ice. for more
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