Recrystallization-regelation zone

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Term: Recrystallization-regelation zone
Definition: In the Russian-language literature, where it is sometimes also referred to as the 'snow-firn zone', a term for the upper percolation zone. See zone. In this context the Russian word 'regelatsiya' refers to refreezing, not to regelation.
Created 2022.03.08
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