ice-out

noun
\ ˈīs-ˌau̇t How to pronounce ice-out (audio) \

Definition of ice-out

: the disappearance of ice from the surface of a body of water (such as a lake) as a result of thawing

First Known Use of ice-out

1914, in the meaning defined above

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“Ice-out.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ice-out. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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