Cyclogenesis

Science / Weather / Cyclogenesis: The process that creates a new low pressure system or cyclone, or intensifies a pre-existing one. It is also the first appearance of a trough.

Baroclinity

Science / Weather / Baroclinity: The state of stratification in a fluid in which surfaces of constant pressure intersect surfaces of constant density. Also known as baroclinicity. An example is the tight temperature gradient along th MORE

Triple Point

Science / Chemistry / Triple Point: The temperature and pressure at which the solid, liquid, and gaseous forms of a substance are at equilibrium. MORE

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