adjective, i·ci·er, i·ci·est.
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“One of the things that NASA is really interested in knowing is whether or not there could be life in the subsurface oceans of the icy moons, like Europa and Enceladus,” says Batalha, of UC Santa Cruz.Life on Earth may have begun in hostile hot springs|Jack J. Lee|September 24, 2020|Science News
This is why you can spread salt on an icy sidewalk and the ice will melt.
Even in its thinnest spots, the icy crust is probably at least a mile thick, meaning that anything alive must be swimming around in inky darkness.These Images Expose the Dark Side of the Solar System - Issue 89: The Dark Side|Corey S. Powell|August 26, 2020|Nautilus
Now he’s devoting some of his attention and expertise to other icy bodies in the solar system where, someday, history may repeat itself.He Found ‘Islands of Fertility’ Beneath Antarctica’s Ice|Steve Nadis|July 20, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Afterward, they put the icy mix into a chamber where the air pressure was very low.
These brave souls took an icy dip in the ocean to ring in 2015 and raise money for charity.Diving Into 2015 With Polar Bear Plunge Extremists|James Joiner|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But below the surfaces of many of his films, rude, angry sex simmered; cool, icy blondes were tied up, handcuffed, humiliated.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His vibe was icy as he bluntly remarked, “What are you doing here?”When Gary Wright Met George Harrison: Dream Weaver, John and Yoko, and More|Gary Wright|September 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But many others will be happy just to get a hot shower before bundling up in their icy apartments.
With those words, Dr. Hannibal Lecter, played with icy Euro cool by Mads Mikkelsen, unleashes hell.Hugh Dancy on ‘Hannibal’s’ Brilliantly Batsh*t Finale and the Future of Will Graham|Marlow Stern|May 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The latter, looking at Pellisson, leaned upon the surintendante, and pressed the icy hand of the Marquise de Belliere.The Vicomte de Bragelonne|Alexandre Dumas
The next thing that I knew I was being drenched with icy water.Claim Number One|George W. (George Washington) Ogden
If his automobile went over the edge, now that the roads were icy, who could say it was not accidental?
Slowly they sail, slowly as icy isle Upon a calm sea drifting: and meanwhile The mournful wanderer dreams.Endymion|John Keats
It is composed of deserts of burning sand and of icy plateaux cut by deep and wooded valleys.History Of Ancient Civilization|Charles Seignobos