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EARTH SCIENCE > TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS > ABLATION ZONES/ACCUMULATION ZONES
Definition:
Pertaining to the reduction of a glacier due to melting and/or
evaporation.
Reference:
Goudie, Andrew. 1997. The Encyclopedic Dictionary of Physical Geography.
Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts.
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