corn snow


Definition of corn snow

: granular snow formed by alternate thawing and freezing

Examples of corn snow in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web First Miatke dropped in, then Blote and his daughter, carving turns in the skiable corn snow. John Nelson,, "Beartooth Highway is fearsome fun, whether you're driving it or skiing it," 18 May 2018

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First Known Use of corn snow

1935, in the meaning defined above

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“Corn snow.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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