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glacier
used in To Kill a Mockingbird

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Definition
a large mass of ice that moves over land like an exceedingly slow river

The form glacial, in addition to meaning relates to a glacier, can mean:
  • moves very slowly (like a glacier)
  • relates to a geological time period when much of the earth was covered with glaciers
  • relates to ice or cold (often metaphorically) — as in "She gave me a glacial stare."
  • Her face was the color of a dirty pillowcase, and the corners of her mouth glistened with wet, which inched like a glacier down the deep grooves enclosing her chin.
    p. 142.2
glacier = a large mass of ice

(editor's note:  Glaciers are thought of as moving very slowly and slow ones may move as little as a foot or two  a year, but there are also fast-moving glaciers that can move as much as ninety feet per day.)
There are no more uses of "glacier" in To Kill a Mockingbird.

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