glaciated glaciated  /ɡ ˈleɪ ʃi ˌeɪ təd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) covered with ice (as by a glacier) or affected by glacial action

Usage(s):

  1. But the trip will be no walk in the woods there are no woods on the glaciated South Atlantic island of South Georgia.
  2. They worship it as a giver of life through the rivers that flow from its glaciated flanks.
  3. As we pull along the glaciated coast, the weather is overcast and misty.

News

  • Ice ages only thanks to feedback

    ( ETH Zurich ) Science struggled to explain fully why an ice age occurs every 100,000 years. As researchers now demonstrate based on a computer simulation, not only do variations in insolation play a key role, but also the mutual influence of glaciated continents and climate.
    on August 7, 2013     Source: EurekAlert!

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