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snowflake

noun snow·flake \-ˌflāk\

: a small, soft piece of frozen water that falls from the sky as snow : a flake of snow

Full Definition of SNOWFLAKE

1
:  a flake or crystal of snow
2
:  any of a genus (Leucojum) of Old World bulbous plants of the amaryllis family; especially :  one (L. vernum) resembling the snowdrop

First Known Use of SNOWFLAKE

1734
SNOWFLAKE Defined for Kids

snowflake

noun snow·flake \ˈsnō-ˌflāk\

Definition of SNOWFLAKE for Kids

:  a single snow crystal :  a small mass of snow crystals

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