Frontogenesis meaning

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Formation or intensification of a meteorological front.
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The formation of a weather front as a result of contact between two different air masses, usually with resultant clouds and precipitation.
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The formation or intensification of a meteorological front caused by an increase in the horizontal thermal gradient (the difference in temperature of adjacent air masses) over time.
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(meteorology) The formation or strengthening of an atmospheric weather front.
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Origin of frontogenesis

  • front +‎ -genesis

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