aerology


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aer·ol·o·gy

 (â-rŏl′ə-jē)
n.
Meteorology of the total vertical extent of the atmosphere as opposed to the study of the atmosphere near Earth's surface.

aer′o·log′ic (âr′ə-lŏj′ĭk), aer′o·log′i·cal adj.
aer·ol′o·gist n.

aerology

(ɛəˈrɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Physical Geography) the study of the atmosphere, particularly its upper layers
aerologic, ˌaeroˈlogical adj
aerˈologist n

aer•ol•o•gy

(ɛəˈrɒl ə dʒi)

n.
the branch of meteorology involving the observation of the atmosphere.
[1745–55]
aer•o•log•ic (ˌɛər əˈlɒdʒ ɪk) aer`o•log′i•cal, adj.
aer•ol′o•gist, n.

aerology

1. Obsolete, the branch of meteorology that observed the atmosphere by using balloons, airplanes, etc.
2. meteorology. — aerologist, n.aerologic, aerological, adj.
See also: Atmosphere
1. Obsolete. the branch of meteorology that observed the atmosphere by using balloons, airplanes, etc.
2. meteorology. — aerologist, n.aerologic, aerological, adj.
See also: Weather
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.aerology - meteorology of the total extent of the atmosphereaerology - meteorology of the total extent of the atmosphere; especially the upper layers
meteorology - the earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather)
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