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- n. The formation of hummocks in the collision of Arctic ice.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The process of forming hummocks in the collision of Arctic ice.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The production of mounds and ridges of broken ice when two floes crowd upon each other.
Mounding or "hummocking" develops when livestock hooves pound the soil.
I know now that hummocking like that is a sign of overgrazing.
The white serpent hummocking through the water beside Paragon kept some of the ships at bay, while the lingering effects of the earlier serpent attacks delayed others.