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Sleet on the ground
Sleet on the ground

Sleet is a term for ice pellets that is used in the United States and Canada. Ice pellets are a type of frozen precipitation. They are balls of ice. Ice pellets are usually smaller than hailstones. Sometimes, ice pellets bounce when they hit the ground.

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