hydrological cycle

hydrological cycle
noun see hydrologic cycle

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hydrologic cycle — /haɪdrəˈlɒdʒɪk saɪkəl/ (say huydruh lojik suykuhl) noun → water cycle. Also, hydrological cycle …   Australian English dictionary

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