Snow-broth
Snow-broth \Snow"-broth`\, n. Snow and water mixed, or snow just melted; very cold liquor. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • snow-broth — /snoh brawth , broth /, n. 1. melted snow. 2. a mixture of snow and water. 3. ice cold liquid. [1590 1600] * * * …   Universalium

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