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Status: STD 2005/06/07
Code: 842

Concept definition: A <REGION> of <ICE> on a <WATERBODY> formed by the drifting and crushing together of ice floes, where the term is used in a wide sense to include any <REGION> of sea ice other than fast ice; pack ice. The movement of individual floes is restricted as the pack moves as a single unit.
Reference type: IR
Reference: [S32, "pack ice"]
Supplemental references: [FACC, Annex A: BJ070]

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