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“glacier” in British English

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glaciernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈɡlæs.i.ər/ us /ˈɡleɪ.si.ɚ/

a large mass of ice that moves slowly

(Definition of “glacier” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“glacier” in American English

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glaciernoun [ C ]

us /ˈɡleɪ·ʃər/

earth science a large mass of ice that moves slowly over land, esp. down the side of a mountain, often moving rocks with it and changing the shape of the land

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