deice

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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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dēice

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of dēiciō

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deice

  1. genitive singular of deic