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 for ice
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ice \Ice\ ([imac]s), n. [OE. is, iis, AS. [imac]s; aksin to D.
     ijs, G. eis, OHG. [imac]s, Icel. [imac]ss, Sw. is, Dan. iis,
     and perh. to E. iron.]
     1. Water or other fluid frozen or reduced to the solid state
        by cold; frozen water. It is a white or transparent
        colorless substance, crystalline, brittle, and viscoidal.
        Its specific gravity (0.92, that of water at 4[deg] C.
        being 1.0) being less than that of water, ice floats.
        [1913 Webster]
     Note: Water freezes at 32[deg] F. or 0[deg] Cent., and ice
           melts at the same temperature. Ice owes its cooling
           properties to the large amount of heat required to melt
           [1913 Webster]
     2. Concreted sugar. --Johnson.
        [1913 Webster]
     3. Water, cream, custard, etc., sweetened, flavored, and
        artificially frozen.
        [1913 Webster]
     4. Any substance having the appearance of ice; as, camphor
        [1913 Webster]
     Anchor ice, ice which sometimes forms about stones and
        other objects at the bottom of running or other water, and
        is thus attached or anchored to the ground.
     Bay ice, ice formed in bays, fiords, etc., often in
        extensive fields which drift out to sea.
     Ground ice, anchor ice.
     Ice age (Geol.), the glacial epoch or period. See under
     Ice anchor (Naut.), a grapnel for mooring a vessel to a
        field of ice. --Kane.
     Ice blink [Dan. iisblink], a streak of whiteness of the
        horizon, caused by the reflection of light from ice not
        yet in sight.
     Ice boat.
        (a) A boat fitted with skates or runners, and propelled on
            ice by sails; an ice yacht.
        (b) A strong steamboat for breaking a channel through ice.
     Ice box or Ice chest, a box for holding ice; a box in
        which things are kept cool by means of ice; a
     Ice brook, a brook or stream as cold as ice. [Poetic]
     Ice cream [for iced cream], cream, milk, or custard,
        sweetened, flavored, and frozen.
     Ice field, an extensive sheet of ice.
     Ice float, Ice floe, a sheet of floating ice similar to
        an ice field, but smaller.
     Ice foot, shore ice in Arctic regions; an ice belt. --Kane.
     Ice house, a close-covered pit or building for storing ice.
     Ice machine (Physics), a machine for making ice
        artificially, as by the production of a low temperature
        through the sudden expansion of a gas or vapor, or the
        rapid evaporation of a volatile liquid.
     Ice master. See Ice pilot (below).
     Ice pack, an irregular mass of broken and drifting ice.
     Ice paper, a transparent film of gelatin for copying or
        reproducing; papier glac['e].
     Ice+petrel+(Zool.),+a+shearwater+({Puffinus+gelidus">Ice petrel (Zool.), a shearwater ({Puffinus gelidus) of
        the Antarctic seas, abundant among floating ice.
     Ice pick, a sharp instrument for breaking ice into small
     Ice pilot, a pilot who has charge of a vessel where the
        course is obstructed by ice, as in polar seas; -- called
        also ice master.
     Ice pitcher, a pitcher adapted for ice water.
     Ice plow, a large tool for grooving and cutting ice.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  ice \ice\ ([imac]s), v. t. [imp. & p. p. iced ([imac]st); p.
     pr. & vb. n. icing ([imac]"s[i^]ng).]
     1. To cover with ice; to convert into ice, or into something
        resembling ice.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. To cover with icing, or frosting made of sugar and milk or
        white of egg; to frost, as cakes, tarts, etc.; as, iced
        cupcakes with a pink icing look delicious.
        [1913 Webster + PJC]
     3. To chill or cool, as with ice; to freeze.
        [1913 Webster]
     4. To kill. [slang]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: water frozen in the solid state; "Americans like ice in
           their drinks" [syn: ice, water ice]
      2: the frozen part of a body of water
      3: diamonds; "look at the ice on that dame!" [syn: ice,
      4: a flavored sugar topping used to coat and decorate cakes
         [syn: frosting, icing, ice]
      5: a frozen dessert with fruit flavoring (especially one
         containing no milk) [syn: ice, frappe]
      6: an amphetamine derivative (trade name Methedrine) used in the
         form of a crystalline hydrochloride; used as a stimulant to
         the nervous system and as an appetite suppressant [syn:
         methamphetamine, methamphetamine hydrochloride,
         Methedrine, meth, deoxyephedrine, chalk, chicken
         feed, crank, glass, ice, shabu, trash]
      7: a heat engine in which combustion occurs inside the engine
         rather than in a separate furnace; heat expands a gas that
         either moves a piston or turns a gas turbine [syn: internal-
         combustion engine, ICE]
      8: a rink with a floor of ice for ice hockey or ice skating;
         "the crowd applauded when she skated out onto the ice" [syn:
         ice rink, ice-skating rink, ice]
      v 1: decorate with frosting; "frost a cake" [syn: frost,
      2: cause to become ice or icy; "an iced summer drink"
      3: put ice on or put on ice; "Ice your sprained limbs"

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  179 Moby Thesaurus words for "ice":
     Dry Ice, French ice cream, Freon, Italian ice, air-condition,
     air-cool, alabaster, ammonia, berg, bijouterie, billiard table,
     blast, blast-freeze, blast-frozen, blight, blot out, bowling alley,
     bowling green, bubble, bump off, calf, cap, carbon dioxide, chill,
     china, climax, congeal, congealed, consummate, cool, coolant,
     costume jewelry, crest, croak, crown, cryosphere, culminate, do in,
     eggshell, erase, ether, ethyl chloride, firn, fix, flat, floe,
     frappe, frazil, freeze, freeze solid, freezing mixture, freshen,
     frost, frostbitten, frostnipped, frozen, frozen custard,
     frozen dessert, frozen solid, frozen water, gelid, get,
     give the business, glace, glacial, glaciate, glaciation, glacier,
     glacieret, glacify, glass, glass house, glaze, glazed frost,
     granular snow, ground ice, growler, gun down, hail, head, hit,
     house of cards, ice banner, ice barrier, ice belt, ice cave,
     ice cream, ice cubes, ice dike, ice field, ice floe, ice foot,
     ice front, ice island, ice needle, ice over, ice pack,
     ice pinnacle, ice raft, ice sheet, ice up, ice-cold, ice-cool,
     ice-cream cone, ice-cream soda, iceberg, icefall, icelike,
     icequake, icicle, icy, icy-cold, infrigidate, ivory, jewelry,
     jokul, junk jewelry, lay out, level, liquid air, liquid helium,
     liquid oxygen, lolly, mahogany, marble, matchwood, neve,
     nieve penitente, nip, off, old paper, outtop, overarch, overtop,
     pack ice, parchment, paste, peak, piecrust, plane, polish off,
     quick-freeze, quick-frozen, refreeze, refresh, refrigerant,
     refrigerate, regelate, rub out, satin, scatter pins, serac, settle,
     sharp-frozen, shelf ice, sherbet, silk, sleet, slide, slob, sludge,
     smooth, snow, snow ice, snow in, snow under, snowberg, sundae,
     surmount, take care of, tennis court, tip, top, top off, velvet,
     ventilate, waste, wipe out, zap

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

         Image Correction Enhancement (Minolta, Nikon, Scanner)

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :


From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

         Information and Content Exchange [protocol] (XML)

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

         Insane Creator Enterprise, "iCE"

From V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (February 2016) :

         Internal Compiler Error (GCC)

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

      [coined by Usenetter Tom Maddox, popularized by William Gibson's cyberpunk
      SF novels: a contrived acronym for ?Intrusion Countermeasure Electronics?]
      Security software (in Gibson's novels, software that responds to intrusion
      by attempting to immobilize or even literally kill the intruder). Hence,
      icebreaker: a program designed for cracking security on a system.
      Neither term is in serious use yet as of late 2003, but many hackers find
      the metaphor attractive, and each may develop a denotation in the future.
      In the meantime, the speculative usage could be confused with ?ICE?, an
      acronym for ?in-circuit emulator?.
      In ironic reference to the speculative usage, however, some hackers and
      computer scientists formed ICE (International Cryptographic Experiment) in
      1994. ICE is a consortium to promote uniform international access to strong

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

     1.  in-circuit emulator.
     2.  Intrusion Countermeasure Electronics.

From Easton's 1897 Bible Dictionary :

     frequently mentioned (Job 6:16; 38:29; Ps. 147:17, etc.). (See CRYSTAL.)

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