Net ablation

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Term: Net ablation
Definition: The sum, if negative, of accumulation and ablation over any time period; if the sum is positive then net ablation is zero. In the ablation zone the net ablation is equal to the mass balance.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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