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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Nature
hoarfrosthoar‧frost /ˈhɔːfrɒst $ ˈhɔːrfrɒːst/ noun [uncountable] formal  DNWEATHERa thin layer of ice that forms on objects outside when it is very cold syn frost A light hoarfrost covered the fields.
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hoarfrostI open my eyes to a world clothed in the exquisite lace of hoarfrost.
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