climatology
noun Date: 1842 the science that deals with climates and their phenomenaclimatological adjectiveclimatologically adverbclimatologist noun

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  • climatology — climatologic /kluy meuh tl oj ik/, climatological, adj. climatologically, adv. climatologist, n. /kluy meuh tol euh jee/, n. the science that deals with the phenomena of climates or climatic conditions. [1835 45; CLIMATE + O + LOGY] * * * Branch… …   Universalium

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  • climatology — climate ► NOUN 1) the general weather conditions prevailing in an area over a long period. 2) a prevailing trend or public attitude. DERIVATIVES climatology noun climatological adjective. ORIGIN originally denoting a zone of the earth between two …   English terms dictionary

  • climatology — noun The science that deals with climates, and investigates their phenomena and causes …   Wiktionary

  • climatology — The study of climate and its relation to disease. * * * cli·ma·tol·o·gy .klī mə täl ə jē n, pl gies the science that deals with climates and their phenomena cli·ma·to·log·i·cal .klī mət əl äj i kəl adj cli·ma·to·log·i·cal·ly k(ə )lē …   Medical dictionary

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