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Dictionary Definition

snowflake

Noun

1 a crystal of snow [syn: flake]
2 white arctic bunting [syn: snow bunting, snowbird, Plectrophenax nivalis]

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Pronunciation

Noun

  1. A crystal of snow, having approximate hexagonal symmetry
  2. Any of several bulbous European plants, of the genus Leucojum, having white flowers
  3. The snow bunting

Translations

crystal
flower

Extensive Definition

Snowflake may refer to:
snowflake in Spanish: Ampo
snowflake in French: Flocon
snowflake in Simple English: Snowflake

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

avalanche, blizzard, crystal, driven snow, flake, flurry, granular snow, igloo, mantle of snow, mogul, slosh, slush, snow, snow banner, snow bed, snow blanket, snow blast, snow fence, snow flurry, snow roller, snow slush, snow squall, snow wreath, snow-crystal, snowball, snowbank, snowbridge, snowcap, snowdrift, snowfall, snowfield, snowland, snowman, snowscape, snowshed, snowslide, snowslip, snowstorm, wet snow
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