frostwork

noun
frost·​work | \ ˈfrȯs(t)-ˌwərk How to pronounce frostwork (audio) \

Definition of frostwork

: the figures that moisture sometimes forms in freezing (as on a windowpane)

First Known Use of frostwork

1648, in the meaning defined above

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“Frostwork.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frostwork. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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