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The Coast Guard cutter Healy, one of the nation's two operational icebreakers, dropped a six-man life raft in the pack ice of the Beaufort Sea.
Chief Petty Officer Angela Vallier, who was part of the team that tested the RotoX in July, said technology can clean up oil in open water and in pack ice.
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Definition of pack ice for English Language Learners
: a very large sheet of ice floating in the sea that is made from smaller pieces that have frozen together
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