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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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This fall, her husband's hunting party bagged a bull moose 9 miles from the snowdrift where the ring was lost.
STUPID drivers have left police furious by ignoring Road Closed signs then getting stuck in snowdrifts.
But, despite a snowplough attached to the train, it couldn't cut through the 10ft-deep snowdrifts on the track.
I could see a large snowdrift against a wall," he said.
The Land Rover got stuck in a snowdrift at the weekend.
All the roads which lead to al-Zabadani area are hardly passable due to the accumulation of snow, except the road of al-Zabadani-Sirghayia and al-Zabadani-al-Rawda which are closed due to the snowdrift while all the roads in al-Tal area are barely open due to accumulation of snow.
A 76-year-old man died after getting stuck in a snowdrift in the village of Povet, near the Bulgarian-Turkish border.
We used a line of rubber cement to adhere the snowdrift mask.
PRINCE William airlifted an injured walker who fell injured into a deep snowdrift during a family holiday hike in Wales.
THE BIG FREEZE: (Left) Snow piled waist-high at the roadsides; (above) Blues staff get the pitch ready for a game against Bury; and (below) traffic ploughs its way through the snowdrift after being dug out on Alcester Road.
Once in a snowdrift of sleep the sheet folded its crisp crease like a heart looking for its twin in the cold.
We had to dig away a snowdrift that had formed against the front door one morning.