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Term: Frost blister Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: A seasonal frost mound produced through doming of seasonally frozen ground by a subsurface accumulation of water under elevated hydraulic potential during progressive freezing of the active layer.  NSIDCCryosphere 

A seasonal frost mound produced through doming of seasonally frozen ground by a subsurface accumulation of water under elevated hydraulic potential during progressive freezing of the active layer  IPAPermafrost 

A seasonal frost mound produced through doming of seasonally frozen ground by a subsurface accumulation of water under high hydraulic potential during progressive freezing of the active layer.  AMSglossary 

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