stratopause


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strat·o·pause

 (străt′ə-pôz′)
n.
The boundary between the stratosphere and the mesosphere, located at an altitude of about 50 kilometers (31 miles) above the earth's surface.

stratopause

(ˈstrætəˌpɔːz)
n
(Physical Geography) meteorol the transitional zone of maximum temperature between the stratosphere and the mesosphere
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Kodera 2006), polar tropospheric clouds (Kohma and Sato 2014), and mesospheric dynamics and the breakdown and reformation of the stratopause (e.
10:00 Westward-Propagating Wavenumber 1 Disturbance near the Summer Stratopause, Varavut Limpasuvan, Department of Physics, Coastal Carolina University