Meteorology

Science / Weather / Meteorology: The science and study of the atmosphere and atmospheric phenomena. Various areas of meteorology include agricultural, applied, astrometerology, aviation, dynamic, hydrometeorology, operational, and synoptic, to name a few. A scientist who studies the atmosphere and atmospheric phenomena.

Meteorological Astrology (Astro-Meteorology)

Science / Astrology / Meteorological Astrology (Astro-Meteorology): The use of astrology for forecasting the weather conditions, earthquakes, and severe storms. Also called natural astrology. MORE

Saturate

Science / Weather / Saturate: To treat or charge something to the point where no more can be absorbed, dissolved, or retained. In meteorology, it is used when discussing the amount of water vapor in a volume of air. MORE

Friction

Health / Massage / Friction: The deepest of Swedish massage strokes, it encompasses deep, circular movements applied to soft tissue causing the underlying layers of tissue to rub against each other. This causes an increase in blo MORE

Altitude

Technology / Motors / Altitude: The atmospheric altitude (height above sea level) at which the motor will be operating: NEMA standards call for an altitude not exceeding 3,300 ft. (1,000 meters). As the altitude increases above 3,30 MORE

Calorie

Science / Chemistry / Calorie: The amount of heat required to raise the temperature of 1 g of water at 14.5°C to 15.5°C. One calorie is equivalent to exactly 4.184 J. MORE

Warm

Science / Weather / Warm: To have or give out heat to a moderate or adequate degree. A subjective term for temperatures between cold and hot. In meteorology, an air parcel that is warm is only so in relation to another parcel. MORE

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