subglacial

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subglacial (not comparable)

  1. Formed, or occurring beneath a glacier or other body of ice
    • 1836 Edward Charlesworth - The Magazine of Natural History
      It is also this melting beneath the ice (subglacial, suppose we call it) which loosens the ice from the ground, . . .

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