North Pacific High

Science / Weather / North Pacific High: A semi-permanent, subtropical area of high pressure in the North Pacific Ocean. It is strongest in the Northern Hemispheric summer and is displaced towards the equator during the winter when the Aleutian Low becomes more dominate.

Other Words for High

High Noun Synonyms: anticyclone
High Adjective Synonyms: tall, lofty, elevated, towering
High Adverb Synonyms: intoxication, altered consciousness
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Jump Start-College in High School

Life Style / College / Jump Start-College in High School: Jump Start classes are college classes you can take while you're still in high school. Getting a jump start on college means you can lighten your load in college or even graduate early. MORE

King Of The North

Life Style / Wine Grapes / King Of The North: Very winter-hardy (-37 deg. F) labrusca cultivar. Extraordinarily vigorous vine that establishes early and heavily bears fruit at a young age. Ripens around mid-late September. Has unfortunate suscept MORE

Lower High Water (LHW)

Science / Tides and Currents / Lower High Water (LHW): The lowest of the high waters of any specified tidal day due to the declinational effects of the Moon and Sun. MORE

Jewish High Holy Days

Life Style / Holiday / Jewish High Holy Days: The most important festivals of the Jewish religious year are celebrated during the first ten days of the month of Tishri, usually in September or October. The first day is Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish N MORE

Intermountain High

Science / Weather / Intermountain High: An area of high pressure that occurs during the winter between the Rocky Mountains and the Sierra-Cascade ranges. It blocks the eastward movement of Pacific cyclones. Also called Plateau High or Great MORE

Highway Pegs

Technology / Motorcycle / Highway Pegs: Footrests situated forward of the rider so the legs can be stretched out to relieve highway fatigue. MORE

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