Definitions for névéneɪˈveɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

né•véneɪˈveɪ(n.)(pl.)-vés.

  1. granular snow accumulated on high mountains and subsequently compacted into glacial ice.

    Category: Meteorology, Geology

  2. a field of such snow.

    Category: Meteorology, Geology

    Ref: Also called firn.

Origin of névé:

1850–55; < Franco-Provençal

Wiktionary

  1. neve(Noun)

    Nephew.

  2. neve(Noun)

    A male cousin.

  3. neve(Noun)

    A grandson.

  4. neve(Noun)

    A spendthrift.

  5. Origin: From neve, neave, from nefa, from nefô, from nepoter-. Cognate with neef, neef, neve, Neffe, nefi. Compare nift. See also nephew.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Neve(noun)

    the upper part of a glacier, above the limit or perpetual snow. See Galcier


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

snowfall(noun)

a fall or shower of snow that settles on the ground

There was a heavy snowfall last night.

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