mesometeorology

mesometeorology

[mez-oh-mee-tee-uh-rol-uh-jee, mes-, mee-zoh-, -soh-]
noun
the study of atmospheric phenomena of relatively small size, as thunderstorms or tornadoes, and of the detailed structure of larger disturbances.


Origin:
meso- + meteorology

mesometeorological [mez-oh-mee-tee-er-uh-loj-i-kuhl, mes-, mee-zoh-, -soh-] , adjective
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