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meteorologynoun [U]

uk   /ˌmiː.ti.ərˈɒl.ə.dʒi/  us   /-t̬i.əˈrɑː.lə-/
the ​scientificstudy of the ​processes that ​causeparticularweatherconditions
(Definition of meteorology from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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meteorologynoun [U]

 us   /ˌmi·t̬i·əˈrɑl·ə·dʒi/
the ​scientificstudy of the earth’s ​atmosphere (= the ​airsurrounding it) and how it ​causeschanges in ​weatherconditions
meteorological
adjective [not gradable]  us   /ˌmi·t̬i·ər·əˈlɑdʒ·ɪ·kəl/
meteorologist
noun [C]  us   /ˌmit̬·i·əˈrɑl·ə·dʒəst/
(Definition of meteorology from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “meteorology”
in Korean 기상학…
in Arabic الأرصاد الجَويّة…
in Malaysian meteorologi…
in French météorologie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 氣象學…
in Italian metereologia…
in Spanish meteorología…
in Vietnamese khí tượng học…
in Portuguese meteorologia…
in Thai อุตุนิยมวิทยา…
in German die Meteorologie…
in Catalan meteorologia…
in Japanese 気象学…
in Chinese (Simplified) 气象学…
in Indonesian meteorologi…
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