The definition of meteorology is the climate and weather of a place, or is the scientific study of climate and weather.(noun)
The branch of science that allows a weatherman to predict what the weather will be like in the future is an example of meteorology.
See meteorology in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Gr meteōrologia: see meteor & -logy
See meteorology in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: French météorologie
Origin: , from Greek meteōrologiā, discussion of astronomical phenomena
Origin: : meteōron, astronomical phenomenon; see meteor
Origin: + -logiā, -logy.
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