hydrosphere hydrosphere

Definition(s):

  • (n) the watery layer of the earth's surface; includes water vapor

Usage(s):

  • Geologists see the world as a series of layers: the metallic barysphere at the center, the rocky lithosphere, the water hydrosphere, the atmosphere.

Wiki Images for hydrosphere

definition of hydrosphere

Quotes

  • But as Arrhenius said of the report from Watson and Harrison: "A fascinating aspect of the early hydrosphere is of course the prospect of the emergence of life as soon as the watery medium makes this possible."
    on May 7, 2005 By: Svante Arrhenius Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Word of the Day
tangible tangible
/ˈtæn dʒə bəl /