corn snow


Definition of corn snow

: granular snow formed by alternate thawing and freezing

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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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1935, in the meaning defined above

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