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ICES

Abbreviation for:
Integrated Community Equipment Stores 
Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences
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The seal must have open water to live and catch fish in, and in the deep of winter the ice would sometimes run eighty miles without a break from the nearest shore.
With difficulty, Captain; for the season is already too far advanced for you to reckon on the breaking of the ice.
Beyond the last cave we emerged into a desolate country of snow and ice, but found a well-marked trail leading north.
Then I fancy we have seen him, for the day before we picked you up we saw some dogs drawing a sledge, with a man in it, across the ice.
The Snow Queen might come back as soon as she liked; there stood his discharge written in resplendent masses of ice.
Slowly and steadily we kept on our way over this dangerous part of the ascent, and I dare say it was fortunate for some of us that attention was distracted from the head by the paramount necessity of looking after the feet; FOR, WHILE ON THE LEFT THE INCLINE OF ICE WAS SO STEEP THAT IT WOULD BE IMPOSSIBLE FOR ANY MAN TO SAVE HIMSELF IN CASE OF A SLIP, UNLESS THE OTHERS COULD HOLD HIM UP, ON THE RIGHT WE MIGHT DROP A PEBBLE FROM THE HAND OVER PRECIPICES OF UNKNOWN EXTENT DOWN UPON THE TREMENDOUS GLACIER BELOW.
A narrow riband ran along the shore, and sometimes there was a kind of bridge across the stream, formed of old ice and snow.
But as he ran he dropped a little round ball on the ice.
And Tarwater would lift his voice in the cackling chant, as he lifted it at the end, when the boat swung in through driving cake- ice and moored to the Dawson City bank, and all waterfront Dawson pricked its ears to hear the triumphant paean:
On the last step he stumbled, but barely touching the ice with his hand, with a violent effort recovered himself, and skated off, laughing.
At twelve o'clock, when the sun peeped over the earth-bulge, they stopped and built a small fire on the ice.
The soil here consists of ice and volcanic ashes interstratified; and at a little depth beneath the surface it must remain perpetually congealed, for Lieut.