water ice
noun Date: 1818 a frozen dessert of water, sugar, and flavoring

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  • water ice — 1. ice formed by direct freezing of fresh or salt water, and not by compacting of snow. 2. a frozen dessert, similar to sherbet, made of water, sweetener, and fruit syrup or other flavorings. [1810 20] * * * …   Universalium

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  • water ice — /ˈwɔtər aɪs/ (say wawtuhr uys) noun 1. ice formed by direct freezing of fresh or salt water, and not by compacting of snow. 2. Chiefly British a frozen confection made with fruit juice and sugar syrup …   Australian English dictionary

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