Definition of proglacial in English:

proglacial

adjective

Geomorphology
  • Situated or occurring just beyond the edge of an ice sheet or glacier.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in The Geographical Review. From pro- + glacial.

Pronunciation

proglacial

/prəʊˈɡleɪsɪəl//prəʊˈɡleɪʃl/