Little Ice Age

noun

Definition of Little Ice Age

: an episode of glacial expansion whose maximum extension occurred in the 17th and 18th centuries

First Known Use of Little Ice Age

1939, in the meaning defined above

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“Little Ice Age.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Little%20Ice%20Age. Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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