Mean ice edge

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Term: Mean ice edge
Definition: Sea ice terminology that describes the average position of an ice edge in any given month or period, based on observations over a number of years. Other terms which may be used are mean maximum ice edge, and mean minimum ice edge.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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