Meaning of “cirrus” in the English Dictionary

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"cirrus" in British English

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cirrusnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsɪr.əs/ us /ˈsɪr.əs/ specialized

Examples from literature

  • Cumulus and cirrus clouds are white. 
  • When cirrus clouds are in the sky, it means the weather is going to change soon. 

(Definition of “cirrus” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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