glaciolacustrine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

glacio- +‎ lacustrine

Adjective[edit]

glaciolacustrine ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of, or pertaining to lakes that are created or fed by glaciers.
    • 2012, M. Huuse, ‎J. Redfern, ‎& D. P. Le Heron, Glaciogenic Reservoirs and Hydrocarbon Systems, ISBN 1862393486, page 47:
      Glaciotectonic deformation requires a glaciolacustrine environment, or a similar very water-saturated setting such as a fjord.