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noun ice pronunciation in American English /aɪs/ 
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] water that has frozen and become solid

    a block of ice

    Ice was forming on the windshield.

    Ice covered most of the lake.

    1. a.
      pieces of ice used for making drinks cold

      a gin and tonic with plenty of ice

    2. b.
      [only before noun] made of ice, or relating to ice

      ice cubes

      ice skates

      ice dancing

  2. 2
    [countable] British an ice cream or sorbet



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