glaciated glaciated  /ɡ ˈleɪ ʃi ˌeɪ təd/


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


  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.


  • 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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