deice

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From de- +‎ ice.

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deice (third-person singular simple present deices, present participle deicing, simple past and past participle deiced)

  1. (transitive) To remove the ice from something.
  2. (intransitive) To lose its ice; to thaw.
    • 1996, Jan Karon, A light in the window:
      Our streets are full of a general sloshiness that lingers and won't go away, as if a glacier is deicing to the north.

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Irish[edit]

Noun[edit]

deice f sg

  1. genitive singular of deic

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
deice dheice ndeice
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

dēice

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of dēiciō

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Noun[edit]

deice f sg

  1. genitive singular of deic

Mutation[edit]

Scottish Gaelic mutation
Radical Lenition
deice dheice
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.