Definitions for glaciateˈgleɪ ʃiˌeɪt, -si-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. glaciate(verb)

    cover with ice or snow or a glacier

    "the entire area was glaciated"

  2. glaciate(verb)

    become frozen and covered with glaciers


  1. glaciate(Verb)

    To cover with ice or a glacier

  2. glaciate(Verb)

    To erode with a glacier

  3. glaciate(Verb)

    To freeze

  4. Origin: From glaciatus, past participle of glacio.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Glaciate(verb)

    to turn to ice

  2. Glaciate(verb)

    to convert into, or cover with, ice

  3. Glaciate(verb)

    to produce glacial effects upon, as in the scoring of rocks, transportation of loose material, etc

  4. Origin: [L. glaciatus, p. p. of glaciare to freeze, fr. glacies ice.]

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