precipitation consisting of particles of ice less than 0.2 inch (5 millimeters) in diameter, occurring either as frozen raindrops or as small hailstones.
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How to use ice pellets in a sentence
In time these trees are entirely worn away by the violence of wind-blown ice-pellets and the gnawings of the sand-toothed gales.The Rocky Mountain Wonderland | Enos A. Mills
The dogs paused instantly, lay down, and began to strip the ice pellets from between their toes.The Boy Scouts Book of Campfire Stories | Various