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weather map

a map or chart showing weather conditions over a wide area at a particular time, compiled from simultaneous observations at different places.
Origin of weather map
1870-75, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • The weather-map must be watched at sowing time to make sure of a moist seed-bed.

    The Pears of New York U. P. Hedrick
British Dictionary definitions for weather-map

weather map

a synoptic chart showing weather conditions, compiled from simultaneous observations taken at various weather stations
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weather-map in Culture

weather map definition

A map showing the weather patterns throughout a given region.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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