Todos los procesos que causan la disminución de la cantidad de agua congelada, en diversas formas, sobre o dentro de un glaciar o capa de hielo.

La ablación ocurre principalmente cuando el hielo se derrite y se evapora, pero también puede ocurrir cuando el hielo se sublima o se desprende del extremo del glaciar.

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