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A form of precipitation produced by stratiform clouds and consisting of translucent pellets of ice (frozen raindrops) that do not exceed 5 mm in diameter. They may be spherical, irregular, or (rarely) conical in shape.

Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.

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