English to Afrikaans Meaning :: icebreaker

Icebreaker :
icebreaker
- icebreaker

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Noun(1) a ship with a reinforced bow to break up ice and keep channels open for navigation(2) a beginning that relaxes a tense or formal atmosphere

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(1) A new National Centre of Excellence was established in 2003, and the icebreaker Amundsen was refitted for polar science.(2) At that time the Antarctic Programme was stationed in Lyttelton and he could watch the US Coastguard vessels, icebreakers and helicopters.(3) The Yenisey binds the territory together on its 1,800-mile passage north to the Kara Sea, where icebreakers help keep open the northern shipping route.(4) The team will use three icebreakers as it tries to take cores from the Lomonosov Ridge between Siberia and Greenland.
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(1) ice breaker ::
ysbreker
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1. iceboat ::
ijsschuitje
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