Definitions for hailstoneˈheɪlˌstoʊn

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hail•stoneˈheɪlˌstoʊn(n.)

  1. a pellet of hail.

    Category: Meteorology

Origin of hailstone:

bef. 1000; M; OE hagolstān

Princeton's WordNet

  1. hailstone(noun)

    small pellet of ice that falls during a hailstorm

Wiktionary

  1. hailstone(Noun)

    A single ball of hail.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hailstone(noun)

    a single particle of ice falling from a cloud; a frozen raindrop; a pellet of hail

Freebase

  1. Hailstone

    Hailstone, Utah was a town in Wasatch County. It was submerged in 1995 by the waters of Jordanelle Reservoir along with Keetley, Utah. Hailstone was located at the junction of US-40 and US-189, seven miles north of Heber. Originally known as Elkhorn, Hailstone was homesteaded in 1864 by William Paret Hailstone, Ann Davis Hailstone, and others. The town was a base for mining, ranching, and logging.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

hailstone(noun)

a ball of hail

Hailstones battered against the window.

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