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10 endearingly weird snow words
9. sastruga. "As the sledge strikes each sastruga, it skids northwards along it to the discomfort of the wheelers and the disgust of the leader.
Christmas gifts to keep you warm, dry and your loo roll on a cricket stump
For an outer layer, the Finisterre Sastruga jacket pulls off the very clever trick of having a lightweight material that offers great warmth.
Finisterre Gets Insulated For Winter
UNCOMMON GROUND: A Word-Lover's Guide to the British Landscape by Dominick Tyler
Beyond the obvious; the glens, copses and dells, are the thundereggs, sastruga and tombolo. Verglas is the thin varnish of ice formed when water flows over rocks cold enough to freeze it.
Warning: Sastrugi Crossing
When Stautzebach encountered that first sastruga, she nearly cartwheeled over it. Her response was to laugh. "I'm sitting in the snow after falling down, thinking about the situation I'm in, and to be honest, I enjoyed it a lot," she says.

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