climate

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adaptation to a new climate (a new temperature or altitude or environment) acclimation , acclimatisation , acclimatization
climate, adjust to a new acclimatize
weather or climate at some place atmosphere , atmospheric state
city in Indonesia; located on western Java (southeast of Jakarta); a resort known for its climate Bandung
study of effects of climate on living organisms bioclimatology
major biotic community characterized by the dominant forms of plant life and the prevailing climate biome
change in the world's climate climate change , global climate change
any of the geographical zones loosely divided according to prevailing climate and latitude climatic zone
gradual transformation of habitable land into desert; is usually caused by climate change or by destructive use of the land desertification
climate with small temperature range, of a equable , maritime
part of the Earth's surface forming a cap over a pole; characterized by frigid climate Frigid Zone , polar region , polar zone
study of the earth's surface; includes people's responses to topography and climate and soil and vegetation geographics , geography
environmental condition in a region that lacks a favorable climate or terrain for life or growth inhospitableness
skin disorder induced by a tropical climate jungle rot
effect of climate on biological processes (as the effect on joint pains etc.) meteortropism
study of the climate of past ages palaeoclimatology , paleoclimatology
from 310 million to 280 million years ago; warm climate; swampy land Pennsylvanian , Pennsylvanian period , Upper Carboniferous , Upper Carboniferous period
from 13 million to 2 million years ago; growth of mountains; cooling of climate; more and larger mammals Pliocene , Pliocene epoch
climate good for one's health, of a salubrious
group of volcanic islands in the South Pacific midway between Hawaii and Australia; its climate and scenery and Polynesian culture make it a popular tourist stop Samoa , Samoan Islands
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