Mackerel Sky

Science / Weather / Mackerel Sky: The name given to cirrocumulus clouds with small vertical extent and composed of ice crystals. The rippled effect gives the appearance of fish scales.

Other Words for Sky

Sky Noun Synonyms: heaven(s), skies, arch or vault of heaven, firmament, (wild) blue (yonder), ether, literary welkin, empyrean, azure


Business / Construction / Skylight: A more or less horizontal window located on the roof of a building. MORE

Sky Shade

Entertainment / Photography / Sky Shade: Alternative term for a lens hood. MORE

Sky Filter

Entertainment / Photography / Sky Filter: Outdated term for a filter which has a graduated density across its surface. MORE


Technology / Computers / Skype: This is a peer-to-peer voice over Internet protocol (VoIP). This Internet telephony network was created by the same people that created Kazaa (Niklas Zennstr?¶m and Janus Friis). It was developed as MORE

Skyy Citrus Vodka

Entertainment / Liquor / Skyy Citrus Vodka: Vodka flavored with lime, lemon, tangerine, orange, grapefruit. MORE

Spectral Karyotype (SKY)

Science / Genetics / Spectral Karyotype (SKY): A graphic of all an organism's chromosomes, each labeled with a different color. Useful for identifying chromosomal abnormalities. MORE