Not that Western civilization has never embraced the mythical Inuit practice of leaving the old out on an ice floe.
They have gone out on an ice floe with no obvious way back to shore.
He turned a bright face on her as he struck out for the edge of the other ice floe.
A few miles from Petersburg we saw the first ice floe with its deep marine coloring, floating slowly towards the open sea.
This meant that we were caught in the ice floe with no means of getting out!
The freshness of the bear's tracks is proof that it had not drifted on some ice floe from remote parts of the Arctic basin.
They were adrift on the ice floe, which was steadily taking them seaward.
The big crack was followed by a general splitting up of the ice floe.
Only his own length from him was the cleft in the ice floe, and it went down to deep water.
We ran into an ice floe last night and the Ark slipped upon the ledge of the iceberg and grounded.
|ice floe |
A large, flat expanse of floating ice smaller than a marine ice field.