water ice

Definitions of water ice
  1. noun
    water frozen in the solid state
    synonyms: ice
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    black ice
    a thin coating of ice (as from freezing mist) on a road or sidewalk; nearly invisible but very hazardous
    frost, hoar, hoarfrost, rime
    ice crystals forming a white deposit (especially on objects outside)
    hailstone
    small pellet of ice that falls during a hailstorm
    icicle
    ice resembling a pendent spear, formed by the freezing of dripping water
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    crystal
    a solid formed by the solidification of a chemical and having a highly regular atomic structure
  2. noun
    an ice containing no milk but having a mushy consistency; usually made from fruit juice
    synonyms: sorbet
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    frappe, ice
    a frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one containing no milk)
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