ice rampart


noun

a mound of earth or stones formed by the action of ice against the shore of a lake, stream, etc.

Nearby words

  1. ice pellets,
  2. ice pick,
  3. ice plant,
  4. ice point,
  5. ice rain,
  6. ice road,
  7. ice run,
  8. ice screw,
  9. ice sheet,
  10. ice shelf

Origin of ice rampart

First recorded in 1900–05

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