Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A flat expanse of floating ice smaller than an ice field.

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  • n. A flat mass of floating ice, smaller than an ice field.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A large sheet of floating ice.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a flat mass of ice (smaller than an ice field) floating at sea

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The Milne Ice Shelf is the largest solid ice floe in the Northern Hemisphere.

    Deception Point

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