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Definition of floe noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

floe

 noun
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BrE BrE//fləʊ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//floʊ//
 
 
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= ice floe Word Origin early 19th cent. (superseding flake in this sense): probably from Norwegian flo, from Old Norse fló ‘layer’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: floe

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