Grains of ice

Alternative definitions (2), class: vernacular (0)
Term: Grains of ice
Definition: A British term for ice pellets (sleet). Sleet, in turn, has a different meaning in Great Britain than it does in the United States. In British terminology, sleet is precipitation in the form of a mixture of rain and snow.
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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