Atmology
Atmology At*mol"o*gy, n. [Gr. ? vapor + -logy.] (Physics) That branch of science which treats of the laws and phenomena of aqueous vapor. --Whewell. [1913 Webster]

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  • atmology — /at molˈə ji/ (physics) noun The science of the phenomena of aqueous vapour ORIGIN: Gr atmos vapour, and logos discourse • • • atmolˈogist noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • atmology — the science of aqueous vapour Sciences and Studies …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • atmology —   n. study of laws of watery vapour …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • Atmologic — At mo*log ic, Atmological At mo*log ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to atmology. Atmological laws of heat. Whewell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atmological — Atmologic At mo*log ic, Atmological At mo*log ic*al, a. Of or pertaining to atmology. Atmological laws of heat. Whewell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Atmologist — At*mol o*gist, n. One who is versed in atmology. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • List of sciences ending in -logy — The sciences in the following list have names formed with the suffix logy . Words ending in logy which are not sciences can be found in the list of non sciences ending in logy. A*Acarology, the study of ticks and mites *Actinobiology, the study… …   Wikipedia

  • Sciences and Studies — This list defines 633 sciences, arts and studies of various degrees of respectability and rarity, ranging from the common and esteemed (chemistry) to the obscure and quirky (peristerophily). Over the past century, the range and scope of… …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • atmo- — combining form see atm * * * a combining form meaning air, used in the formation of compound words: atmosphere. [ < Gk, comb. form of atmós vapor, smoke] * * * atmo , combining form. vapor or steam: »Atmology = science of vapor. ╂[< Greek… …   Useful english dictionary

  • atmologist — atmolˈogist noun • • • Main Entry: ↑atmology …   Useful english dictionary

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