Origin of meteorologyClassical Greek mete?rologia: see meteor and -logy
The definition of meteorology is the climate and weather of a place, or is the scientific study of climate and weather.
The branch of science that allows a weatherman to predict what the weather will be like in the future is an example of meteorology.
the science of the atmosphere and atmospheric phenomena; study of weather, including weather forecasting
The science that deals with the phenomena of the atmosphere, especially weather and weather conditions.
Origin of meteorologyFrench météorologie from Greek meteōrologiā discussion of astronomical phenomena meteōron astronomical phenomenon ; see meteor . -logiā -logy
- me′te·or·o·log′i·cal me′te·or·o·log′ic
- Innes, " Meteorology in the Transvaal," Journ.
- In the same year, a general amnesty admitting of his return to America, he accepted the professorship of meteorology in the Virginia Military Institute, and settled at Lexington, Virginia, where he died on the 1st of February 1873.
- Regem, a treatise on astronomy and meteorology, which contained the sum of physical philosophy during the early middle ages.
- No polar expedition had been fitted out with greater care for the purpose of scientific research in meteorology, geology, glaciology and biology.
- He then turned to meteorology, the result of his investigations appearing in Meteorographica, published in 1863.