a large and relatively permanent expanse of snow.
a large area of permanent snow
A large expanse of snow, usually with a smooth and uniform surface, and especially at the head of a glacier.
noun 1. one of the small, feathery masses or flakes in which snow falls. 2. Meteorology. an agglomeration of snow crystals falling as a unit. any snow particle. 3. any of certain European plants belonging to the genus Leucojum, of the amaryllis family, resembling the snowdrop. 4. snow bunting. noun 1. one of the mass […]
- Snowflake baby
noun 1. (informal) a baby born following the transfer of a surplus embryo produced during the in-vitro fertilization of one woman to the womb of another woman who was not a cell donor noun a child created from a frozen embryo Examples Their attempt to make a snowflake baby failed. Word Origin 2003; possibly fr […]
noun 1. an instrument for measuring the depth of snow.
noun 1. a white North American wild goose, previously classified as the species Chen hyperborea but now considered the light color phase of the blue goose, C. caerulescens. noun 1. a North American goose, Anser hyperboreus (or Chen hyperborea or A. caerulescens), having a white plumage with black wing tips