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glacier

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English

Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia, Argentina

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /ˈglæsiə/, /ˈgle(ɪ)siə/, /ˈgle(ɪ)sjɚ/, /ˈgle(ɪ)ʃɚ/, SAMPA: /"gl{si@/, /"glEIsi@/

Etymology

French glacier, from Old French glace (ice), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] glacies (ice), from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (cold).

Noun

Singular
glacier

Plural
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glacier ({{{1}}})
  1. A large body of ice which flows under its own mass, usually downhill.

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French

Etymology

From Old French glace (ice), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:fr:Template:lang:la derivations]] glacies (ice), from Proto-Indo-European *gel- (cold).

Noun

glacier (m plural, glaciers)

  1. glacier
  2. ice-cream shop

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