hummock

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Etymology[edit]

Unknown, but probably a diminutive of hump, equivalent to hump +‎ -ock(diminutive suffix). Compare hillock.

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Hummocky ice in the Gulf of Finland, on the coast of Estonia.

hummock ‎(plural hummocks)

  1. A small hill; a hillock; a knoll.
  2. A ridge or hill of ice in an ice field.

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