GLACIER's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of glacier
Definition:
n. a large body of ice which flows under its own mass, usually downhill
Example:
The Pamir is one of the highest mountain ranges on earth - the point where Central Asia rise to meet China and Pakistan among a mass of peak and glacier.
The same glacier spawned an iceberg twice that size two years ago. Together, the breaks made a large change that's got the attention of researchers.
Sentence in Classic:
I stood beside the sources of the Arveiron, which take their rise in a glacier, that with slow pace is advancing down from the summit of the hills to barricade the valley.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
Immense glaciers approached the road; I heard the rumbling thunder of the falling avalanche and marked the smoke of its passage.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) Shelley Context
He very often passes along the boulevard, and goes in the direction of the Glaciere, Rue Croulebarbe.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context