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ice push

  • A phenomenon occurring during breakup of seasonal ice on a body of water when ice floes are pushed against the shoreline by wind or running water, and may damage trees at the forest margin.
French: poussée glacielle
Italian: spinta del ghiaccio
Spanish: empuje del hielo
Portuguese: "ice push"

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