9 thoughts on “ Hoar-Frost ”

  1. Hoar-Frost - In the cloud-grey mornings In the cloud-grey mornings - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.
  2. Hoar frost (or hoarfrost, sometimes simply frost) is the solid deposition of ice on the ground and on objects. It forms by direct deposition of water vapour into ice crystals. It should not be confounded with white dew which forms through condensation of vapour on cold objects and then freezing. Hoar frost forms directly when the dew point is below 0 °C. In this case, the water vapour pass.
  3. Hoar definition, hoarfrost; rime. See more. Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. ,
  4. Origin of hoarfrost First recorded in –, hoarfrost is from the Middle English word hor-frost.
  5. is that hoarfrost is dew-drops which have undergone deposition and frozen into ice crystals to form a white deposit on an exposed surface, when the air is cold and moist while frost is a cover of minute ice crystals on objects that are exposed to the air frost is formed by the same process as dew, except that the temperature of the frosted object is below freezing.
  6. The cold hoar frost glistened on the tombstones, and sparkled like rows of gems, among the stone carvings of the old church.
  7. the hoarfrost formed a delicate swirly pattern on the window Recent Examples on the Web The hoarfrost in the subzero temperatures lifted a clean, white layer into the air that sparkled in the low sun. — Alli Harvey, Anchorage Daily News, "Alaska’s changing winters means the need for a .
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  9. hoarfrost meaning: 1. a white layer of pieces of ice like needles that forms on objects outside when it is very cold. Learn more.

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