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al·to·cu·mu·lus

 (ăl′tō-kyo͞o′myə-ləs)
n.
A cloud formation of rounded, fleecy, white or gray masses.

[Latin altus, high; see al- in Indo-European roots + cumulus.]

altocumulus

(ˌæltəʊˈkjuːmjʊləs)
n, pl -li (-laɪ)
(Physical Geography) a globular cloud at an intermediate height of about 2400 to 6000 metres (8000 to 20 000 feet)

al•to•cu•mu•lus

(ˌæl toʊˈkyu myə ləs)

n., pl. -li (-ˌlaɪ)
a cloud characterized by globular masses or rolls in layers or patches: of medium altitude, about 8000–20,000 ft. (2450–6100 m).
[1890–95]

al·to·cu·mu·lus

(ăl′tō-kyo͞o′myə-ləs)
A fleecy white or gray cloud formation, usually occurring in wide patches or bands. Altocumulus clouds form at middle levels of the atmosphere.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.altocumulus - a cumulus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 milesaltocumulus - a cumulus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 miles
cumulus, cumulus cloud - a globular cloud
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altokumulus

altocumulus

[ˌæltəʊˈkjuːmjʊləs] N (altocumuli (pl)) [ˌæltəʊˈkjuːmjʊlaɪ]altocúmulo m