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ice age

noun [C] uk   us  
a time in the past when the temperature was very cold and glaciers (= large masses of ice) covered large parts of the earth
Translations of “ice age”
in Chinese (Traditional) 冰河時代,冰川期,冰期…
in Chinese (Simplified) 冰河时代,冰川期,冰期…
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