Term: Frost point Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: The highest temperature at which atmospheric moisture will sublimate in the form of hoarfrost on a cooled surface; it is analogous to the dew point.  NSIDCCryosphere 

Is the temperature at which water vapor saturates from an air mass into solid usually forming snow or frost. Frost point normally occurs when a mass of air has a relative humidity of 100%.  PhysicalGeography