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  • n. A depression in the ground occurring as the result of a large block of ice getting buried by glacial outwash and subsequent melting of it.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. (geology) a hollow (typically filled by a lake) that results from the melting of a mass of ice trapped in glacial deposits


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