Upper Air

Science / Weather / Upper Air: The portion of the atmosphere which is above the lower troposphere. It is generally applied to the levels above 850 millibars. Therefore, upper level lows and highs, troughs, winds, observations, and charts all apply to atmospheric phenomena above the surface.

Other Words for Air

Air Noun Synonyms: atmosphere, ambience, aura, climate, feeling, sense, mood, quality
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Other Words for Upper

Upper Verb Synonyms: higher, upland, more elevated, (more) northerly, northern
Upper Noun Synonyms: higher (up), loftier, topmost, more elevated, uppermost
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Impaired Capital

Business / Finance / Impaired Capital: A bond portfolio strategy whose goal is to eliminate the portfolio's risk, in case of a general change in the rate of interest, through the use of duration. MORE

High-Wing Airplane

Technology / Aviation / High-Wing Airplane: a monoplane with the single supporting surface mounted on top of the fuselage. MORE

Impaired Credit

Business / Finance / Impaired Credit: When a company's total capital is less than the par value of all its capital stock. MORE

Impairment

Health / Dentistry / Impairment: An alteration of health status, assessed by objective medical criteria. This is a medical finding. MORE

Indoor Air

Business / Real Estate / Indoor Air: Breathing air inside a habitable structure, often highly polluted because of lack of exchange with fresh oxygen from outdoors. Solvents, smoke, paints, furniture glues, carpet padding, and other synth MORE

Indicated Airspeed (IAS)

Technology / Aviation / Indicated Airspeed (IAS): A direct instrument reading obtained from an air speed indicator uncorrected for altitude, temperature, atmospheric density, or instrument error. Compare CALIBRATED AIRSPEED and TRUE AIRSPEED. MORE

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