Lengua inglesa
abbreviation Institution of Civil Engineers.

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1 water in its solid frozen state.
2 a sheet of frozen water, eg on the surface of a road.
3 ice cream or water ice or a portion of this.
4 slang diamonds.
5 slang an illicit drug, a highly synthesized form of methamphetamine.
6 coldness of manner; reserve.
verb (iced , icing )
1 to cover (a cake) with icing.
2 intr (usu ice over or up) to become covered with ice; to freeze.
3 to cool or mix something with ice.
[Anglo-Saxon is ]
break the ice see under break.
on ice in readiness or reserve, either to be used later or awaiting further attention.
on thin ice see under skate1.

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