snow creep

or snow·creep

[ snoh-kreep ]

  1. a continuous, slow, downhill movement of snow cover, of particular concern where an avalanche is possible or likely.

Origin of snow creep

First recorded in 1905–10

Words Nearby snow creep Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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