Definition for nv (2 of 2)
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Co -7, IA -7, NH -7, WI-7, VA -5, NV -4, MI -4, FL -3, NC -3, MN -3, OH -2.Various Thoughts: Demography, Rove, Morris, the Great Nate, &c.|Michael Tomasky|November 7, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A circular hollow formed the reservoir into which cascades of nv tumbled from the enclosing ridges.Italian Alps|Douglas William Freshfield
We attained the summit of the rocks, and had now the upper reaches of the nv before us.Hours of Exercise in the Alps|John Tyndall
The upper portion is hidden by nv and often by freshly fallen snow, and is smooth and unbroken.
He supposes that the water may be that of the originally-melted snow which has been carried down from the nv unfrozen.The Glaciers of the Alps|John Tyndall
Firn, firn, or fern, n. snow on high glaciers while still granular—the French nv.