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strat·o·spher·ic

 (străt′ə-sfîr′ĭk, -sfĕr′-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or characteristic of the stratosphere.
2. Extremely or unreasonably high: "money borrowed at today's stratospheric rates of interest" (New York Times).

strat′o·spher′i·cal·ly adv.
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stratospheric

adjective
Vastly exceeding a normal limit, as in cost:
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stratospheric

[ˌstrætəʊsˈferɪk] ADJestratosférico
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stratospheric

[ˌstrætəˈsfɛrɪk] adj
(= in the stratosphere) → stratosphérique
(= very high) [price, cost, profit] → astronomique
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stratospheric

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