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bottom ice

noun
  1. anchor ice.
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Origin of bottom ice

An Americanism dating back to 1720–30
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  • They then passed away to north and south, along the hollow now occupied by the Minch, following the same path as the bottom-ice.

    Fragments of Earth Lore

    James Geikie