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anticyclone

noun [C] uk   /ˌæn.tiˈsaɪ.kləʊn/  us   /-t̬iˈsaɪ.kloʊn/
an area of high atmospheric pressure that causes calm weather: Anticyclones cause cloudless blue skies and high temperatures in summer.
Translations of “anticyclone”
in Chinese (Traditional) 反氣旋,高氣壓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 反气旋,高气压…
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