cumulous


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cu·mu·lous

 (kyo͞o′myə-ləs)
adj.
Resembling a pile or mound; heaped up.

cumulous

(ˈkjuːmjʊləs)
adj
(Physical Geography) resembling or consisting of cumulus clouds
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.cumulous - thrown together in a pile; "a desk heaped with books"; "heaped-up ears of corn"; "ungraded papers piled high"
concentrated - gathered together or made less diffuse; "their concentrated efforts"; "his concentrated attention"; "concentrated study"; "a narrow thread of concentrated ore"
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There are chances of clouds developing in the afternoon over this three-day holiday, some of these clouds are towering cumulous clouds that may be associated with rain over the mountains," a forecaster told Gulf News.
A spokesman for the National Center of Meteorology & Seismology said the 'unstable' conditions affecting the UAE started early on Sunday, with a large build-up of cumulous clouds, rain and thunder activity in eastern areas such as Fujairah.
There in the west, black cumulous clouds were building up in ominous fashion and the leaves on the trees would begin to rustle.
Then suddenly, we remember the vast, intricately teeming space around her, as the camera cuts to a wide shot encompassing the other two stages, a skittering quintet evolving on one as a sequence of leaps springs up on the other, all under the hovering presence of Daniel Arsham's molecular, cumulous sculptures.
He also said the presence cumulous clouds is a common sight in the western and eastern provinces in the country during this season but they will not cause precipitation.
They noticed that sperm from mice with the gene switched off will not bind to a bare egg, but will bind to an egg surrounded by cumulous cells.
I dig deeper with the paddle and watch the mountain and its towering cumulous.
Every alter native days the media is changed and the cumulous cells separated from the oocyte is also cultured
The stormy cumulous clouds added to the overall turbulent atmosphere.
I had all the kids in my summer camp lie back in the prairie and watch the little white cumulous clouds float past the impossibly blue sky of summer.