icebreaker

Definition of icebreaker

n.1.a ship with a reinforced bow and powerful engines designed to break up layers of ice on waterways and keep channels open for navigation.
2.A remark or action intended to relieve tension or reduce formality when initiating conversation or beginning a speech; it is often a humorous or light remark.

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iceboat, ship
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