What does the word glacier mean?

Usage examples for glacier

  1. Never were my wits and perceptions more lively than while I travelled from that broken glacier to the ground, and never did a short journey seem to take a longer time. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  2. Summer of 1841 on the Glacier. – Louis Agassiz: His Life and Correspondence by Louis Agassiz
  3. Look at the glacier! – Little Rivers A Book Of Essays In Profitable Idleness by Henry van Dyke