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Term: Snowfield
Definition: A more or less extensive and persistent mass of snow. Snowfields are more extensive than snowpatches, but the distinction is not made precisely in common usage. A snowfield that is perennial may be difficult to distinguish from a glacier.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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