glacier
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈɡlæs.jə/, /ˈɡleɪs.jə/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈɡleɪ.ʃɚ/
  • (CA) IPA: /ˈɡleɪ.ʃɚ/, /ˈɡleɪs.jɚ/
Noun

glacier (plural glaciers)

  1. (geology) A large body of ice which flows under its own mass, usually downhill.
    They warned that the effects of glacier melting on water resources are becoming “increasingly serious” for China.
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