frazil

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Canadian French frasil, frazil, fraisil, from French fraisil (coal cinders), from Old French faisil.

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Noun[edit]

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frazil (plural frazils)

  1. (North America) A collection of stray ice crystals that form in fast-moving water.

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References[edit]

  • frazil” in Dictionary.com Unabridged, v1.1, Lexico Publishing Group, 2006.