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Term: Grains of ice Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Frozen raindrops or almost completely melted and refrozen snowflakes.  WMOHydrology 

A British term for ice pellets (sleet). Sleet, in turn, has a different meaning in Great Britain than it does in the United States. In British terminology, sleet is precipitation in the form of a mixture of rain and snow.  AMSglossary 

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