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old snow

[′ōld ¦snō]
(hydrology)
Deposited snow in which the original crystalline forms are no longer recognizable, such as firn or spring snow. Also known as firn snow.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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