plural -s
: earth material disturbed by frost action and usually appearing as a rubble coarser than the underlying material

Word History


congeli- (from Latin congelare) + -turbate (from Latin turbatus, past participle of turbare to disturb)

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“Congeliturbate.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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