substratospheric

substratosphere

[suhb-strat-uh-sfeer]
noun (not used technically)
the upper troposphere.

Origin:
1915–20; sub- + stratosphere

substratospheric [suhb-strat-uh-sfer-ik, -sfeer-] , adjective
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