snowmelt

[ snoh-melt ]
/ ˈsnoʊˌmɛlt /

noun

water from snow that is melting or has melted.
the amount of such water.

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Origin of snowmelt

First recorded in 1925–30; snow + melt1
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British Dictionary definitions for snowmelt

snowmelt
/ (ˈsnəʊˌmɛlt) /

noun

water produced by the melting of snow
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