nival


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nival

[′nī·vəl]
(ecology)
Characterized by or living in or under the snow.
Of or pertaining to a snowy environment.
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In Babusar people have been still hopeful of getting water from the newly bred glacier pair in the nival zone of the village but at Hindi/Nasirabad in Hunza the experiment has been failed despite various attempts.
& PALACIOS-PRU, E., 2008.--Metabolitos secundarios de liquenes de la zona nival de la Sierra Nevada de Merida-Venezuela y su papel en la absorcion de la radiacion ultravioleta.
Isaias Lerner, Roberto Nival y Alejandro Alonso, Vol.
On a smaller scale, one can encounter the almost complete hypsometric spectrum of vegetation that exists in Europe, starting with the seaside dunes, beaches, and marshes in the west of Georgia and the semi-deserts and steppes in east Georgia, and ending with both the subnival and nival belts throughout the high mountainous regions of the country.
The 3-D format comes into its own in the set pieces, including a hair-raising motorcycle ride through the backstreets of Rio and the climactic rescue during the car nival.
was supported by a scholarship from Coordenacao de Aperfeicoamento de Passoal de Nival Superior/Brazil and Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Cientifico e Tecnologico/Brazil (202151/2007-7).