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Choose the BEST answer to the following:

Regelation occurs due to water’s

(a) high specific heat.

(b) open-structured ice crystals.

(c) high rate of expansion.

(d) slight tendency to freeze when temperature is lowered.

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Regelation is a process in which melting occurs under pressure and once the pressure is reduce...

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