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Term: Cryology
Definition: 1. The study of ice and snow. 2.In Europe, a synonym for glaciology. Note: The term cryology has become almost meaningless unless it is defined in context. (Arctic and Subarctic Terms, Arctic, Desert Tropic Information Center Pub. A-105, 1955.) 3.The study of sea ice.
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