HyperDic: meteorology

English > 2 senses of the word meteorology:
NOUNcommunicationmeteorology, weather forecastingpredicting what the weather will be
cognitionmeteorologythe earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather)
meteorology > pronunciation
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English > meteorology: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningpredicting what the weather will be.
Synonymweather forecasting
CategorymeteorologyThe earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather)
Broaderprediction, foretelling, forecasting, prognosticationA statement made about the future
Spanishmeteorología, predicción, pronóstico del tiempo
Catalanmeteorologia, pronòstic del temps
Nounsmeteorologista specialist who studies processes in the earth's atmosphere that cause weather conditions
English > meteorology: 2 senses > noun 2, cognition
MeaningThe earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather).
Category ofadvection(meteorology) the horizontal transfer of heat or other atmospheric properties
anabaticOf an air current or wind
anticyclone(meteorology) winds spiraling outward from a high pressure center
anticyclonicOf or relating to or characteristic of the atmosphere around a high pressure center
bar(meteorology) a unit of pressure equal to a million dynes per square centimeter
brokendiscontinuous
ceiling(meteorology) altitude of the lowest layer of clouds
clearFree from clouds or mist or haze
cloudyFull of or covered with clouds
convection(meteorology) the vertical movement of heat / heat or other properties by massive motion within the atmosphere
cyclone(meteorology) rapid inward circulation of air masses about a low pressure center
cyclonic, cyclonal, cyclonicalOf or relating to or characteristic of the atmosphere around a low pressure center
front(meteorology) the atmospheric phenomenon created at the boundary between two different air masses
frontalOf or relating to the front of an advancing mass of air
isobar(meteorology) an isogram connecting points / points having equal barometric pressure at a given time
isotherm(meteorology) an isogram connecting points / points having the same temperature at a given time
katabatic, catabaticOf an air current or wind
meteorology, weather forecastingpredicting what the weather will be
occluded front, occlusion(meteorology) a composite front when colder air surrounds a mass of warm air and forces it aloft
visual rangedistance at which a given standard object can be seen with the unaided eye
weather, weather condition, conditions, atmospheric conditionThe atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation
weather map, weather chart(meteorology) a map showing the principal meteorological elements at a given time and over an extended region
Narroweraerologymeteorology of the total extent of the atmosphere
climatologymeteorology of climates and their phenomena
nephologyThe branch of meteorology that studies clouds and cloud formation
Broaderearth scienceAny of the sciences that deal with the earth or its parts
Spanishmeteorologia, meteorología
Catalanmeteorologia
Adjectivesmeteorologic, meteorological, meteoricof or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditions
Nounsmeteorologista specialist who studies processes in the earth's atmosphere that cause weather conditions

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