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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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According to media reports on Wednesday, the directorate expects the snowfall to start in the higher elevations of ystanbul on Dec.
While on the other hand, victims of October 26 earthquake and its subsequent aftershocks, who have been living out in the open, are facing problems due to rain and snowfall in swat and upper parts of Malakand division.
This year due to rainfall and unexpected snowfall a few times we have suffered a lot of loss," said an apple grower, Ali Muhammad Dar.
The snow cover has subsided, but additional snowfalls and warming weather create good conditions for so-called principal avalanches, in which heavy masses of snow slide down," said the rescuer.
The provincial public works director, Mohammad Iqbal, said they had signed contracts with snow-clearing firms, who would start operations once the snowfall stops.
The weather next week will witness sharply falling temperature, heavy rains, thunderstorms and floods as well as snowfall at 1,500 meters.
Dozens of passenger buses and automobiles bound for Ankara from Afyonkarahisar are waiting at resting facilities and waiting for the snowfall to end.
Snowfall between 2cm and 5cm is expected, but some parts of the region could see snowfall of up to 10cm before the rain returns on Thursday.
Officials admit the poll arrangements have come under heavy strain with yesterday's snowfall.
According to Bablake Weather Station, based at Bablake School in Coventry, it was the first October snowfall in the city since October 7, 1974.
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