Climatologist

climatology

[klahy-muh-tol-uh-jee]
noun
the science that deals with the phenomena of climates or climatic conditions.

Origin:
1835–45; climate + -o- + -logy

climatologic [klahy-muh-tl-oj-ik] , climatological, adjective
climatologically, adverb
climatologist, noun
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climatology (ˌklaɪməˈtɒlədʒɪ)
 
n
the study of climate
 
climatologic
 
adj
 
climato'logical
 
adj
 
climato'logically
 
adv
 
clima'tologist
 
n

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climatology
1843, from climate + -ology. Related: Climatologist (1886).
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climatology   (klī'mə-tŏl'ə-jē)  Pronunciation Key 
The scientific study of climates, including the causes and long-term effects of variation in regional and global climates. Climatology also studies how climate changes over time and is affected by human actions.
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