slush pond

slush pond

[′sləsh ‚pänd]
(hydrology)
A pool or lake containing slush, on the ablation surface of a glacier.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Due to Southcentral Alaska's abundant snowfall this winter, crews were pushing snow toward the slush pond area by mid-February, she noted.