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glacial

adjective uk   /ˈɡleɪ.ʃəl/ us  

glacial adjective (ICE/COLD)

made or left by a glacier: glacial deposits extremely cold: glacial temperatures a glacial period

glacial adjective (NOT FRIENDLY)

extremely unfriendly: She gave me a glacial smile/stare.
Translations of “glacial”
in Spanish glacial…
in French glaciaire, glacial…
in German glasierte, eiskalt…
in Chinese (Traditional) 冰冷的, 由冰河形成的, 冰川造成的…
in Russian ледниковый…
in Turkish buza/buzula ait…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冰冷的, 由冰河形成的, 冰川造成的…
in Polish lodowcowy, polodowcowy…
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