ablation area


Atmospheric Sciences (English-Chinese) dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ablation zone — On a glacier, the ablation zone, zone of ablation or zone of wastage is the area in which annual loss of snow through melting, evaporation, iceberg calving and sublimation exceeds annual gain of snow and ice on the surface. Of these, melting is… …   Wikipedia

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  • область абляции ледника — Нижняя часть ледника, на которой в течение балансового года его масса уменьшается вследствие таяния и испарения снега и льда. [ГОСТ 26463 85 ] Тематики ледники EN ablation area of a glacier DE Ablationsgebiet des Gletschers FR zone d ablation d… …   Справочник технического переводчика

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