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Origin of shelf ice
Words nearby shelf ice
Example sentences from the Web for shelf ice
At a distance, large bergs would be undistinguishable from shelf-ice, appearances of which were reported above.
Wild, Harrison and Hoadley went to examine the shelf-ice with a view to its suitability for a wintering station.
In all, thirty-six tons of stores were raised on to the shelf-ice, one hundred feet above sea-level, in four days.
Thus the northern face crumbles down into brash or floats away as part of a berg severed from the main body of the shelf-ice.
The highest point was fifty feet above the level of the top of the shelf-ice.