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altocumulus

noun [U]     /ˌæl.təʊˈkjuː.mjə.ləs/ US  /-toʊˈ-/ specialized
a type of cumulus (= a tall, rounded, white cloud with a flat base) found at medium height, above the level of cumulus → Compare cirrocumulus, stratocumulusClouds, dew, fog and steam
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