from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See ice fog.
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- n. A ice fog which forms in valleys in the Western United States.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A frozen fog, formed in the coldest weather in the mountain valleys of Idaho, Nevada, and Colorado. When inhaled it often produces severe pulmonary trouble.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a dense winter fog containing ice particles
According to Native American tradition, breathing pogonip can danger your lungs.
COOPER: There are things that -- pogonip is a noun.
Is pogonip A, smoke from the campfire; B, bee pollen; C, frozen fog; or D, smelly fish guts?
This doubtless reflects psychoanalytic theory's cherished insistence that the patient actually does the analyzing in the long run and thus is more truly the active partner. pogonip Another sure-fire dictionary winner: not a quick drink snatched while riding a bouncy stick, but a fog laden with particles of ice.
Meteorologists utilize not only chinook, already mentioned, but also pogonip