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Definition of "water ice" [wa•ter ice]

  • A dessert made of finely crushed ice that has been sweetened and flavored. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "water ice" in a sentence
  • "If I wanted a shot at doing the climb today, I would have to climb this curtain of water ice with a single ice axe and general mountaineering crampons—not my preferred ice-climbing equipment."
  • "Those four points you see in the equatorial regiontheyre clouds of water ice crystals over the four largest volcanoes in Tharsis."