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EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > PRECIPITATION > FREEZING RAIN
Definition:
A freezing precipitation form where rain that falls in liquid form
becomes supercooled and freezes upon impact with cold surfaces (at
subfreezing temperatures) to form a coating of glaze upon the ground and
exposed objects. 
Reference:
Glossary of Weather and Climate, American Meteorological Society, 1996.
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