nunatak definition

  • noun:
    • A mountain top or rocky component of a ridge that's enclosed by glacial ice it is perhaps not included in ice; a peak protruding from surface ice sheet.
    • In Greenland, an insular slope or hill enclosed by an ice sheet.
    • A crest or ridge of rock showing up above the surface of the inland ice in Greenland.

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