hyetal

hyetal

[hahy-i-tl]
adjective
of or pertaining to rain or rainfall.

Origin:
1860–65; hyet- + -al1

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hyetal (ˈhaɪɪtəl)
 
adj
of or relating to rain, rainfall, or rainy regions
 
[C19: from Greek huetos rain + -al1]

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hyetal   (hī'ĭ-tl)  Pronunciation Key 
Relating to rain or rainy regions, used especially in regard to isohyetal rainfall maps.
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