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English definition of “weather”

weather

noun [U]     /ˈweð.ər/ US  //
A1 the conditions in the air above the earth such as wind , rain , or temperature , especially at a particular time over a particular area : bad /good/ cold / dry / hot / stormy / warm / wet /etc. weather The weather in the hills can change very quickly , so take suitable clothing . We're going to have a picnic , weather permitting (= if the weather is good enough).Weather and climate - general words Grammar:WeatherWeather is an uncountable noun:
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