drift ice


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drift ice

[′drift ‚īs]
(oceanography)
Sea ice that has drifted from its place of formation.
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Although Atkinson locates the second of her four sections in Prince William Sound, Drift Ice does travel elsewhere.
Formal and structural strategy aside, consistent in Drift Ice is Atkinson's commitment to witnessing, for better or worse, that which surrounds her.
Ultimately, the contract sealed in Drift Ice is one that lays out the terms for "A new world between the boulders, / A New World with pine tree, thistle, beach pea" ("Island Mandala").
The extent of landfast ice was also used as an indicator for the ice conditions in the whole basin, since there was no access to examine closer the drift ice.
With utilization of aerial ice reconnaissance, drift ice research started to grow in the 1940s (Palosuo 1953).
Snow has mostly melted and therefore the structure of landfast ice is clearly seen, consisting of large ice plates, while drift ice is highly deformed with many ridges and ice floes are small.
Frankie Dettori makes a rare visit to the course to ride Valiance with stable jockey Kevin Shea on Drift Ice.
In addition, the size of the drift ice area also increased, due to the formation of new ice in the north, as shown by the grey area in Fig.
Brave Tin Soldier is by Storm Cat so should go on the dirt, while Drift Ice deserves his chance in this company.
The trainer was completing a treble having won the first division of the 61/2 f turf handicap with Drift Ice under Kevin Shea.
Drift Ice will go into training with Doug Watson as a straight replacement for Amin's seven-year-old, 102-rated Aleutian, the only other lot to make six figures, who will race in Bahrain after being sold for 250,000 dirhams (pounds 34,714/EUR50,959).
Drift Ice finished second twice at the carnival, and I'm sure he'll do well next year.