Ronne Ice Shelf

[ roh-nuh ]
/ ˈroʊ nə /


an ice barrier in Antarctica, in SW Weddell Sea, bordered by Ellsworth Land on the NW and Berkner Island on the E.

Origin of Ronne Ice Shelf

named after Finn Ronne, 1899–1980, U.S. explorer Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019