snowfall

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noun snow·fall \ˈsnō-ˌfȯl\

Definition of snowfall

  1. :  a fall of snow; specifically :  the amount of snow that falls in a single storm or in a given period

Examples of snowfall in a Sentence

  1. The yearly snowfall here is over 30 feet!

  2. 30 feet of annual snowfall

  3. The area is expecting heavy snowfall this weekend.

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First Known Use of snowfall

1821



SNOWFALL Defined for English Language Learners

snowfall

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Definition of snowfall for English Language Learners

  • : an amount of snow that falls in a single storm or in a particular period of time


SNOWFALL Defined for Kids

snowfall

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noun snow·fall \ˈsnō-ˌfȯl\

Definition of snowfall for Students

  1. 1 :  a fall of snow

  2. 2 :  the amount of snow that falls in a single storm or in a certain period



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