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meteorology

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˌmiːtɪəˈrɒlədʒi/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ˌmiti.əˈɹɑːlədʒi/

EtymologyEdit

From meteor (atmospheric phenomenon) +‎ -logy (study of), from Latin meteorum, from Ancient Greek μετέωρος (metéōros, high in the sky).

NounEdit

meteorology (plural meteorologies)

  1. The science that deals with the study of the atmosphere and its phenomena, especially with weather and weather forecasting.
  2. The atmospheric phenomena in a specific region or period.

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