firnification

noun
firn·​ifi·​ca·​tion | \ ˌfirnəfə̇ˈkāshən \
plural -s

Definition of firnification

: the process whereby snow is changed to névé

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History and Etymology for firnification

firn + -i- + -fication

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“Firnification.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/firnification. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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