snowbank
noun Date: 1779 a mound or slope of snow

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  • snowbank — [snō′baŋk΄] n. a large mass of snow, esp. a drift on a hillside, in a gully, etc …   English World dictionary

  • snowbank — /snoh bangk /, n. a mound of snow, as a snowdrift or snow shoveled from a road or sidewalk. [1770 80; SNOW + BANK1] * * * …   Universalium

  • snowbank — noun A heap of snow …   Wiktionary

  • snowbank — Synonyms and related words: avalanche, blizzard, crystal, driven snow, flake, flurry, granular snow, igloo, mantle of snow, mogul, slosh, slush, snow, snow banner, snow bed, snow blanket, snow blast, snow fence, snow flurry, snow roller, snow… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • snowbank — n. mound or pile of snow …   English contemporary dictionary

  • snowbank — snow•bank [[t]ˈsnoʊˌbæŋk[/t]] n. mer a mound or heap of snow • Etymology: 1770–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • snowbank — noun a mound or heap of snow • Syn: ↑snow bank • Hypernyms: ↑mound, ↑hill * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a mound or slope of snow * * * /snoh bangk /, n. a mound of snow, as a snowdrift or snow shoveled from a road or sidewalk. [ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Snowbank Trail — The Snowbank Trail is a hiking trail in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness (BWCAW) in northern Minnesota. The trail runs the perimeter of Snowbank Lake and crosses the Kekekabic Trail at the south side of Snowbank Lake. The entire trail… …   Wikipedia

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  • Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness — Infobox protected area | name = Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness iucn category = III iucn category = Ib caption = locator x = 162 locator y = 25 location = Minnesota, USA nearest city = Ely, MN lat degrees = 47 lat minutes = 49 lat seconds …   Wikipedia

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