cloud

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cloud of solid or liquid particles in a gas aerosol
cumulus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 miles altocumulus , altocumulus cloud
stratus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 miles altostratus , altostratus cloud
Scottish physicist who invented the cloud chamber (1869-1959) Charles Thomson Rees Wilson , Wilson
cloud at a high altitude consisting of a series of regularly arranged small clouds resembling ripples cirrocumulus , cirrocumulus cloud
thin uniform layer of hazy cloud at high altitude cirrostratus , cirrostratus cloud
wispy white cloud (usually of fine ice crystals) at a high altitude (4 to 8 miles) cirrus , cirrus cloud
gloomy semidarkness caused by cloud cover cloudiness , overcast
(astronomy) the luminous cloud of particles surrounding the frozen nucleus of a comet; forms as the comet approaches the sun and is warmed coma
comet head, cloud around nucleus of coma
artificial cloud created by an aircraft; caused either by condensation due to the reduction in air pressure above the wing surface or by water vapor in the engine exhaust condensation trail , contrail
dark cloud of great vertical extent charged with electricity; associated with thunderstorms cumulonimbus , cumulonimbus cloud , thundercloud
globular cloud cumulus , cumulus cloud
cluster of stars within an intricate cloud of gas and dust diffuse nebula , gaseous nebula
constellation in the southern hemisphere near Reticulum and Pictor; contains most of the Large Magellanic Cloud Dorado
cloud of dust suspended in the air dust cloud
cloud-nine state euphoria
device consisting of a container of fuel and two explosive charges; the first charge bursts open the fuel container at a predetermined height and spreads the fuel in a cloud that mixes with atmospheric oxygen; the second charge detonates the cloud which c FAE , fuel-air explosive
nuclear explosion's cloud fireball , mushroom
cloud, fluffy or woolly as a flocculent
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