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car·bon di·ox·ide snow

solid carbon dioxide used in the treatment of warts, lupus, nevi, and other skin affections, and as a refrigerant.
Synonym(s): dry ice

snow

(sno) a freezing or frozen mixture consisting of discrete particles or crystals.
carbon dioxide snow  solid carbon dioxide, formed by rapid evaporation of liquid carbon dioxide; it gives a temperature of about −79°C (−110°F). It is used in cryotherapy to freeze and anesthetize the skin and, in the form of a slush (carbon dioxide slush), as an escharotic to destroy skin lesions and as a peeling agent for chemabrasion.
Drug slang A popular street term for any pulverised whitish substance of abuse which can be snorted, classically cocaine, but also heroin, amphetamine, oxycodone, etc.
Vox populi Cold crystallised white precipitation

snow

Drug slang A street term for a pulverized substance of abuse which can be snorted, classically, cocaine, but also heroin, amphetamine, oxycodone, etc

snow

a freezing or frozen mixture consisting of discrete particles or crystals.

carbon dioxide snow
the solid formed by rapid evaporation of liquid carbon dioxide, giving a temperature of about −110°F (−79°C); used locally in various skin conditions. See also carbon dioxide snow.
snow leopard
see snow leopard.
snow nose
see nasal depigmentation.
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Simpson took out the snow tube and began measuring the snow depth.
The purpose of our cooperations with other research groups is to understand our own instruments better by comparison to the measurements they're collecting on the ground, primarily snow depth and sea ice thickness," Sonntag said.
Record snow depth was set in Aksy district of Jalal-Abad region over the years of meteorological observations.
With the advancement of the previous model SFM 30 to the snow depth sensor SHM 50, Lufft presents an improved measurement method in October 2014.
As seen, just by using the average wind shelter slope correlation with wind shelter index method without using the field measurements of snow depth or wind speed, it is possible to determine the effective distance of the study area.
Xsight Systems, a developer and provider of advanced runway sensors, has announced the introduction of SnowWize, which offers a new way of measuring snow depth on airport runways.
Some Stations provide daily snowfall, snow depth, evaporation, and soil temperature data.
Besides, assimilation effects from the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) of snow cover fraction products as well as snow cover fraction and snow depth estimation from the Air Force Weather Agency (AFWA)-National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Snow Algorithm (ANSA) product are analyzed and discussed in details by Liu et al.
This article addresses this problem by exploiting variation in winter snow depth across states as an exogenous source of variation to social capital formation.
In the big woods, deer seek the ameliorating effects of dense softwood cover, which breaks the wind and reduces snow depth.
For 2 years, he manually measured snow depth and density and soil water storage at hundreds of points across a no-till crop field and a conventional-till crop field.