corn snow

noun

Definition of corn snow

: granular snow formed by alternate thawing and freezing

Examples of corn snow in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Conditions ranging from powder to slushy corn snow are on offer well into April in many states, and best of all, most of the midwinter crowds are now gone. Megan Michelson, Outside Online, 8 Apr. 2021 First Miatke dropped in, then Blote and his daughter, carving turns in the skiable corn snow. John Nelson, latimes.com, 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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/corn%20snow. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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