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The seaward facing, clifflike edge of an ice shelf (so called by the British Antarctic Place– Names Committee).
Armstrong, T., B. Roberts, and C. Swithinbank 1973. Illustrated Glossary of Snow and Ice. Scott Polar Research Institute, Special Pub. No. 4, 2d ed., The Scholar Press Ltd., Menston Yorkshire, UK.