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floe

noun \ˈflō\

: a sheet or mass of floating ice

Full Definition of FLOE

1
:  floating ice formed in a large sheet on the surface of a body of water
2
:  ice floe

Origin of FLOE

probably from Norwegian flo flat layer
First Known Use: 1817

Other Oceanography Terms

littoral, sound

Rhymes with FLOE

FLOE Defined for Kids

floe

noun \ˈflō\

Definition of FLOE for Kids

:  a sheet or mass of floating ice

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July 06, 2015
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