Meteorology meaning

mētē-ə-rŏlə-jē
The science that deals with the phenomena of the atmosphere, especially weather and weather conditions.
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The science of the atmosphere and atmospheric phenomena; study of weather, including weather forecasting.
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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.

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The scientific study of the atmosphere and of atmospheric conditions, especially as they relate to weather and weather forecasting.
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The science that deals with the study of the atmosphere and its phenomena, especially with weather and weather forecasting.
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The atmospheric phenomena in a specific region or period.
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Origin of meteorology

  • French météorologie from Greek meteōrologiā discussion of astronomical phenomena meteōron astronomical phenomenon meteor -logiā -logy

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From meteor (“atmospheric phenomenon") +"Ž -logy (“study of"), from Latin meteorum, from Ancient Greek μετέωρος (metéōros, “high in the sky").

    From Wiktionary