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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At Kara, they had been using packed ice to cool the dough throughout the Summer but have now switched to the use of Ziegra's latest product because it is more effective, tidier and cleaner, thanks to the one-way water circuit that ensures minimum opportunity for contamination.
Scotland's new home of live entertainment, The SSE Hydro, will host the action packed ice spectacular "Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy" this month.
The men are believed to have been hiking along a route which was covered with packed ice and snow when they fell.
Designed by artist Thomas Ryan, they feature Crean, Shackleton and their vessel The Endurance trapped in the packed ice of Antarctica.
Despite the partial thaw yesterday, overnight temperatures sank belowzero with road surface temperatures even lower, leaving main routes at risk of black or packed ice today.