[ahys-skouuh rd, -skou-erd]
adjective Physical Geography.
noting an area having surface features resulting from scouring by an advancing ice sheet during glaciation.
Origin of ice-scoured
First recorded in 1935–40
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In its bed, among muddy pools of water and ice-scoured rocks, he wandered, picking up fat nugget-gold.Smoke Bellew