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English definition of “cirrocumulus”


noun [U]     /ˌsɪr.əʊˈkjuː.mjə.ləs/ US  /-oʊ-/ specialized
a type of cumulus (= tall rounded white cloud with a flat base ) formed in a very thin layer and often in a regular pattern → Compare altocumulus, stratocumulusClouds, dew, fog and steam
(Definition of cirrocumulus noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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