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ice cap

noun

: a very large and thick sheet of ice that covers the North Pole, the South Pole, or another region

Full Definition of ICE CAP

1
:  an ice bag shaped to the head
2
:  a cover of perennial ice and snow; specifically :  a glacier forming on an extensive area of relatively level land and flowing outward from its center

First Known Use of ICE CAP

circa 1860
ICE CAP Defined for Kids

ice cap

noun

Definition of ICE CAP for Kids

:  a large more or less level glacier flowing outward in all directions from its center

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