Definitions for hoarfrostˈhɔrˌfrɔst, -ˌfrɒst, ˈhoʊr-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

hoar•frostˈhɔrˌfrɔst, -ˌfrɒst, ˈhoʊr-(n.)

  1. Category: Meteorology

    Ref: frost (def. 2). 1 2

Origin of hoarfrost:

1250–1300

Princeton's WordNet

  1. frost, hoar, hoarfrost, rime(noun)

    ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)

Wiktionary

  1. hoarfrost(Noun)

    Dew-drops which have undergone deposition and frozen into ice crystals to form a white deposit on an exposed surface, when the air is cold and moist.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hoarfrost(noun)

    the white particles formed by the congelation of dew; white frost

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