snowfall

Definitions of snowfall
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n precipitation falling from clouds in the form of ice crystals

Synonyms:
snow
Types:
flurry, snow flurry
a light brief snowfall and gust of wind (or something resembling that)
whiteout
an arctic atmospheric condition with clouds over snow produce a uniform whiteness and objects are difficult to see; occurs when the light reflected off the snow equals the light coming through the clouds
Type of:
downfall, precipitation
the falling to earth of any form of water (rain or snow or hail or sleet or mist)

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