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frontal system

noun [C] uk   specialized us  
a combination of weather conditions in which one or more weather fronts can be recognized: With so many frontal systems so close together, we can expect the weather to be highly changeable over the next few days.
Translations of “frontal system”
in Chinese (Traditional) (由多個鋒面組成的)鋒系…
in Chinese (Simplified) (由多个锋面组成的)锋系…
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