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Definition of 'snowball'


  1. plant having heads of fragrant white trumpet-shaped flowers; grows in sandy arid regions
       Synonyms: sweet sand verbena Abronia elliptica
  2. ball of ice cream covered with coconut and usually chocolate sauce
  3. ball of crushed ice with fruit syrup
  4. snow pressed into a ball for throwing (playfully)


  1. increase or accumulate at a rapidly accelerating rate
  2. throw snowballs at

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