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pressure melting point

Susan Mayhew

in A Dictionary of Geography

Fifth edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780199680856
Published online May 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191761034
pressure melting point

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In glaciology, the temperature, often well below 0 °C, at which ice under pressure will melt. In basal ice, flow

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Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography

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