Ronne Ice Shelf

[ roh-nuh-ahys-shelf ]

  1. 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

Words Nearby Ronne Ice Shelf Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024