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"glacier" and "ice-field"

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    Not exactly.
    An ice field can be a sheet of ice on the sea, or a large flat area of ice on land.
    In both cases, the ice may or may not be permanent, and in the case of the land ice field, probably does not move.
    A glacier is a large semi-permanent body of ice that can move over long periods of time, expanding and then receding at different times.

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