Glacial

  • (adj): Relating to or derived from a glacier.
    Example: "Glacial deposit"
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on glacial:

Late Glacial Maximum
... The Late Glacial Maximum (ca. 13,000-10,000 years ago), or Tardiglacial ("Late Glacial"), is defined primarily by climates in the northern hemisphere warming substantially ... forced into refuge areas as a result of Last Glacial Maximum climatic conditions, gradually begin to repopulate the northern hemisphere's Eurasian landmass and eventually ...
List Of National Natural Landmarks In New Jersey
... There are 11 in total, many of them are related to the glacial geology, especially the Wisconsin Glacier and the Glacial Lake Passaic that it created over a large portion ... Hills Somerset This narrow ravine is where Glacial Lake Passaic, pushed by the Wisconsin Glacier found an outlet, draining to the Raritan river ... It remains today a nature preserve and an example of glacial geography ...
Last Glacial Maximum Refugia
... Last Glacial Maximum refugia were places where people survived during the last glacial period in the northern hemisphere ...
Lake Lewis - Glacial Lake Missoula
... to 12,000 years ago), and in multiple previous glacial ages, cataclysmic floods inundated portions of the Pacific Northwest from Glacial Lake Missoula, pluvial ... Glacial Lake Missoula was a body of water as large as some of the USA's Great Lakes ... This lake formed from glacial meltwater that was dammed by a lobe of the Canadian ice sheet ...
Submarine Landslide - Causes - Glacial Loading
... Sediment failure on glacial margins as a result of glacial loading is common and operates on a wide spectrum of dimensions, ranging from relatively small scale mass wasting ... Factors which are significant in glacial loading induced landslides are the flexing of crust due to the loading and unloading of a fluctuating ice front ... An example where glacial loading lead to submarine landsliding is the Nyk slide of northern Norway ...

More definitions of "glacial":

  • (adj): Devoid of warmth and cordiality; expressive of unfriendliness or disdain.
    Example: "A glacial handshake"
    Synonyms: frigid, frosty, frozen, icy, wintry