plural noun, Meteorology.
precipitation consisting of particles of ice less than 0.2 inches (5 mm) in diameter, occurring either as frozen raindrops or as small hailstones.
noun 1. a plant, Mesembryanthemum crystallinum, native to the Mediterranean region, having fleshy leaves that are covered with glistening vesicles and are sometimes eaten as greens. noun 1. a low-growing plant, Mesembryanthemum (or Cryophytum) crystallinum, of southern Africa, with fleshy leaves covered with icelike hairs and pink or white rayed flowers: family Aizoaceae
noun 1. a sharp-pointed tool for chipping or cutting ice. noun 1. a pointed tool used for breaking ice
noun 1. the temperature at which a mixture of ice and air-saturated water at a pressure of one atmosphere is in equilibrium, represented by 0°C and 32°F. noun 1. the temperature at which a mixture of ice and water are in equilibrium at a pressure of one atmosphere. It is 0° on the Celsius scale […]
- Ice princess
modifier : Blond, beautiful, smart, impeccably dressed, ice-princess cool and very direct noun phrase A chilly, reserved woman; iceberg, ice maiden: the travails of growing up with a politician for a father and an ice princess for a mother (1970s+)