bay ice

noun

Definition of bay ice

: sea ice that is formed in the shelter of a bay in the arctic or antarctic and that is relatively smooth since it is not subjected to wind or pressure

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“Bay ice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bay%20ice. Accessed 28 Sep. 2021.

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