Rain Fade

Technology / Television (TV) / Rain Fade: The loss of signal from the satellite during a heavy rain. This happens more or less to all DBS systems.

Other Words for Fade

Fade Noun Synonyms: (grow) dim or pale, grow faint, cloud (over), dull, bleach, whiten, etiolate, wash out, blanch or blench, discolour

Other Words for Rain

Rain Noun Synonyms: precipitation, drizzle, sprinkle, downpour, shower, thunder-shower, cloudburst, rainstorm, squall, deluge, sunshower
Rain Verb Synonyms: rainfall, precipitation

Raindrop Technique

Health / Massage / Raindrop Technique: Originated by D. Gary Young, raindrop technique is a noninvasive tool for helping to correct defects in the curvature of the spine caused by viruses and bacteria that lie dormant there. Antimicrobial MORE


Science / Weather / Rainfall: The amount of precipitation of any type, primarily liquid. It is usually the amount that is measured by a rain gauge. MORE


Entertainment / Baseball / Rainmaker: A fly ball that is hit very high. MORE


Science / Weather / Rainbow: A luminous arc featuring all colors of the visible light spectrum (red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo, and violet). It is created by refraction, total reflection, and the dispersion of light. It MORE

Rain Shadow

Science / Weather / Rain Shadow: Also referred to as a precipitation shadow, it is the region on the lee side of a mountain or similar barrier where the precipitation is less than on the windward side. For example, the relatively dry MORE

Rain Forest

Science / Weather / Rain Forest: A forest which grows in a region of heavy annual precipitation. There are two major types, tropical and temperate. MORE