atmospheric phenomenon

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n atmospheric phenomenon a physical phenomenon associated with the atmosphere
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Usage

In literature:

Perhaps some atmospheric condition increased the intensity of this phenomenon.
"Twenty Thousand Leagues under the Sea" by Jules Verne
ATMOSPHERICAL PHENOMENON AT SEA.
"Journals Of Two Expeditions Of Discovery In North-West And Western Australia, Vol. 1 (of 2)" by George Grey
It is decidedly an electrical phenomenon which takes place in the higher regions of the atmosphere.
"A Catechism of Familiar Things; Their History, and the Events Which Led to Their Discovery" by Benziger Brothers
No, the secret of the atmospheric phenomenon was not up here, and it was useless to waste more time.
"The Golden Woman" by Ridgwell Cullum
One of these facts, the weight of the atmosphere, is then selectively seized upon as the key to the entire phenomenon.
"How We Think" by John Dewey
But a phenomenon still more wonderful is the faculty that animals have been known to possess of living when deprived of atmospheric support.
"Curiosities of Medical Experience" by J. G. (John Gideon) Millingen
Another phenomenon that indicates the universal presence of dust to enormous heights in the atmosphere is the blue colour of the sky.
"Man's Place in the Universe" by Alfred R. Wallace
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In news:

Astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS), show a rare atmospheric phenomenon known as a red sprite hovering just above a bright flash of lightning in a thunderstorm over Myanmar.
A phenomenon caused by the sun reflecting off ice crystals in the upper atmosphere, commonly known as a sundog, was spotted adding color to the wispy clouds one recent evening.
A phenomenon caused by the sun reflecting off ice crystals in the upper atmosphere, commonly known as a sundog , was spotted adding color to the wispy clouds one recent evening.
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In science:

An explanation for this effect was suggested by Fleck & Schmitz , who argue that this is a basic phenomenon due to resonant excitation at the atmospheric cut-off frequency.
Magnetic fingerprints of solar and stellar oscillations
This phenomenon is strongly peaked at spectral type O5 at all luminosity classes and, as discussed in the earlier paper, likely corresponds to a sharply defined sensitivity of the ionic level populations to the atmospheric parameters.
The Galactic O-Star Spectroscopic Survey. I. Classification System and Bright Northern Stars in the Blue-Violet at R~2500
An eastward jet and the resulting shift of the thermal emission peak was predicted by Showman & Guillot (2002) to be a common phenomenon in hot Jupiter atmospheres.
The impact of atmospheric circulation on the chemistry of the hot Jupiter HD 209458b
We propose that this phenomenon is a consequence of spin filtering due to the adsorption of atmospheric oxygen modifying the electronic band structure and introducing spin split conduction channels.
Spin dependent quantum transport effects in Cu nanowires
The dynamic evolution of the ejection along its trajectory is discussed in Sect. 5, and in Sect. 6 we comment on the visibility of this phenomenon with respect to the Atmospheric Imaging Assembly onboard the Solar Dynamics Observatory (AIA/SDO).
Ejection of cool plasma into the hot corona
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