Glacial Dome

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Glacial Dome

 

(or ice cap), a relatively small ice sheet of a regular dome shape, having relatively steep sides owing to its small horizontal dimensions.

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