ice screw

noun

mountaineering a screwed tubular or solid steel rod with a ring at one end for inserting into ice as an anchor point

Nearby words

  1. ice point,
  2. ice rain,
  3. ice rampart,
  4. ice road,
  5. ice run,
  6. ice sheet,
  7. ice shelf,
  8. ice show,
  9. ice skate,
  10. ice skater

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