Definition of Icefield

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of ice field) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Icefield

1. a large ice covered area [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Icefield

icecube trays
icecubes
iced
iced-over
iced-tea spoon
iced coffee
iced coffees
iced cream
iced out
iced tea
iced teas
icedrake
icedrakes
icefall
icefalls
icefield (current term)
icefields
icefish
icefishes
icehouse
icehouses
icekhana
icekhanas
iceland moss
iceland spar
iceless
icelight
icelike
icemaker
icemakers

Literary usage of Icefield

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Canadian Rockies Adventure Guide by Brenda Koller (2006)
"Stutfield Glacier Viewpoint The Stutfield Glacier is an outlet glacier of the Columbia icefield. 3480-m (11417-foot) Mount Kitchener is to the south. ..."

2. 'The Frosty Caucasus:̓: An Account of a Walk Through Part of the Range and by Florence Craufurd Grove (1875)
"... of Bouquetin and Chamois— Descent of the Valley—Grandeur of the Mountains surrounding it— The Glen of the Dych-Su—The Great icefield—Ascent of the Slope ..."

3. Western Canada by Paul-Eric Dumontier, Jennifer McMorran, Pierre Longnus (2004)
"Wilcox Creek Campground Columbia icefield Campground $ a few kilometres from the Columbia icefield These two campgrounds are equipped with the basics. ..."

4. Canada: Pacific Coast, the Rockies, Prairie Provinces, and the Territories by Nicola Förg (1998)
"Athabasca Glacier, which is part of the Columbia icefield, owes much of its renown to the ... It makes sense to start by visiting the icefield Park Center, ..."

5. Adventure Guide to the Alaska Highway by Ed Readicker-Henderson (2006)
"Kenai Fjords are dominated by the Harding icefield, one of the largest icefields in ... The icefield is approximately 35 by 20 miles; until the early 1900s, ..."

6. British Columbia by Ed Readicker-Henderson (2004)
"Pretty much everybody stops at the Columbia icefield Visitor Information ... The Columbia icefield is melting fast, but in places the ice is still over 1000 ..."

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