meteorology meteorology  /ˌmi ti ə ˈrɑ lə dʒi/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) predicting what the weather will be
  2. (n) the earth science dealing with phenomena of the atmosphere (especially weather)

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The history of modern meteorology is inescapably paralleled by Rossby's career.
  2. The students got a crash-grounding in the sort of meteorology that would be most useful in war.
  3. A generation ago, the paradigm-shifting understanding of chaos theory revealed the power of disorder in meteorology, marketing, plate tectonics and more.

News

  1. 50 Years of WHNT Weather

    TENNESSEE VALLEY (WHNT) – Modern-day meteorology was in its infancy when WHNT signed on the air in 1963, and it’s...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WHNT-TV Huntsville

  2. News On 6's Dick Faurot Teaches Meteorology To OSU Tulsa Students

    He's teaching a crash course in meteorology to 30 students at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at OSU Tulsa.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: News On 6 Tulsa

  3. College Notes

    * The University of Oklahoma has announced its spring 2013 graduates. They include Casey M. Peiranom of Gahanna, who received a bachelor's degree in meteorology.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: This Week Gahanna

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Quotes

  1. "We asked some time ago for the CSIRO and the Bureau of Meteorology to advise us how do we deal with exceptional circumstances and drought arrangements into the future," Mr Rudd told ABC television. "They've now presented us with a report and...
    on Jul 5, 2008 By: Kevin Rudd Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  2. "The Bureau of Meteorology has warned us to expect some very strong winds over the next couple of days, so it's important that Brisbane residents batten down the hatches," Mr Newman said in a statement. "All sorts of toys, tools and garden...
    on Dec 28, 2007 By: Campbell Newman Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  3. "At no other time in history have there been so many expectations from the sciences of meteorology and hydrology," Mr. Ban said in a message to the 15th World Meteorological Congress meeting in Geneva.
    on May 7, 2007 By: Ban Ki-moon Source: UN News Centre

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