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The branch of meteorology that deals with the occurrence, motion, and changes of state of atmospheric water.

hy′dro·me′te·or′o·log′i·cal (-ôr′ə-lŏj′ĭ-kəl, -ŏr′-) adj.
hy′dro·me′te·or·ol′o·gist n.


(ˌhaɪ drəˌmi ti əˈrɒl ə dʒi)

the study of atmospheric water, esp. precipitation, as it affects agriculture, water supply, flood control, etc.
hy`dro•me`te•or•o•log′i•cal (-ər əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
hy`dro•me`te•or•ol′o•gist, n.
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