Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Gr. vapor (akin to Skr. ātman, breath, soul, G. athem, breath) + sphere: cf. F. atmosphère,. See Sphere
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. atmos, air, sphaira, a sphere.
Of course, as soon as we enter an atmosphere, it behoves us to travel slowly to avoid overheating.
"Pharaoh's Broker" by Ellsworth Douglass
He relieved the somewhat sordid atmosphere which pervaded the chamber.
"The Day of Judgment" by Joseph Hocking
Between the earth and space, however, is interposed the atmosphere, and at the bottom of the atmosphere we live.
"The World's Greatest Books - Volume 15 - Science" by Various
One of the many names given to those solid masses or stones which occasionally fall from the atmosphere to the surface of the earth.
"The Sailor's Word-Book" by William Henry Smyth
The atmosphere was pallid with haze and dense with mystery.
"A Son of Hagar" by Sir Hall Caine
Thus the little store stood in an atmosphere that thought, breathed, and talked of the theater.
"Charles Frohman: Manager and Man" by Isaac Frederick Marcosson and Daniel Frohman
And there is something wholesome in such an atmosphere, the atmosphere of the West, at least by contrast.
"A Spoil of Office" by Hamlin Garland
It is perfectly amazing to what a degree the physical conditions of the atmosphere appear to be bound up with one's own mental atmosphere.
"Antony Gray,--Gardener" by Leslie Moore
Along the whole coast of Peru the atmosphere is almost uniformly in a state of repose.
"Travels in Peru, on the Coast, in the Sierra, Across the Cordilleras and the Andes, into the Primeval Forests" by J. J. von Tschudi
But when the atmosphere is colder than the lake, the colder surface of the water will descend, for the very reason that the warmer will not.
"Conversations on Chemistry, V. 1-2" by Jane Marcet
Then softly downward falling,
If we listen, we can hear,
From a purer atmosphere,
A warning and a calling.
"Warning" by Marietta Holley
"And through another atmosphere,
My spirit seemed to gaze
For never more wore life to me
The hues of other days.
"The Vesper Chime" by Mary Gardiner Horsford
Dusty vehicles together;
Darkies with the horses near
Tied to trees; the atmosphere
Redolent of bark and leather.
"One Day And Another: A Lyrical Eclogue – Part II" by Madison Julius Cawein
Still from the ground it sprouted,
Statelier year by year,
Till loveliness clung about it,
And was its atmosphere.
"A Snow-White Lily" by Alfred Austin
But is it God?—Once more the fear
Of No God loads my breath:
Amid a sunless atmosphere
I fight again with death.
"The Disciple" by George MacDonald
Come to me, O ye children!
And whisper in my ear
What the birds and the winds are singing
In your sunny atmosphere.
"Children. (Birds Of Passage. Flight The First)" by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
London Olympic atmosphere drastically different from 1948.
Baylor's Christian atmosphere a drawing card for hoops recruits.
A suite retreat evokes a resort atmosphere in the home.
But others say an anti-pork atmosphere in Washington means their concerns are overblown.
Twister-like swirl kicked up column half a mile up into Red Planet's atmosphere.
'The Dynamiter ' review: Southern drama long on atmosphere, short on momentum.
6 Wild Tricks of Earth's Complicated Atmosphere.
This upscale downtown bar and grill offers Northern Indian cuisine in a romantic atmosphere that's perfect for a date or special occasion.
HUNDREDS of rockets roar to life every year, some trailing clouds of toxic exhaust that chew up the life-protecting ozone shield high in the atmosphere.
If it's atmospheric you're looking for, iPoe doesn't disappoint.
Olenjack's Grille delivers exciting flavor combinations in a sophisticated-casual atmosphere.
Electric atmosphere and patriotic pride are order of the day.
Electric atmosphere at Academy game.
Oxygen-free, nitrogen-hydrocarbon heat-treating atmospheres can offer improved part quality and cost benefits compared to conventional endothermic atmosphere and vacuum processes.
Dark Atmospheric Lighthouse Shining A Beacon Off Into The Night Mist And Fog In A Storm Warning Of Dangerous Weather Conditions, Cape Byron Lighthouse Australia.
Figure 13 shows the spin evolution of the atmosphere assuming that the whole atmosphere rigidly rotates.
Rotational Evolution During Type I X-Ray Bursts
F I G . 1 3 . — The spin evolution of the atmosphere for convective (s atmosphere.
Rotational Evolution During Type I X-Ray Bursts
Even in the best atmospheric conditions, the zenith sky opacity of the atmosphere at 450µm is ∼ 0.6, and therefore the accuracy of the ﬁnal 450µm ﬂuxes depends critically on the accuracy of the extinction correction.
The SCUBA Local Universe Galaxy Survey II. 450 micron data - evidence for cold dust in bright IRAS Galaxies
Atmospheric neutrinos are produced by the interactions of the primary cosmic rays on nuclei of the Earth atmosphere.
Neutrino Oscillations. Theory and Experiment
This is done by unfolding the effect of the atmosphere transmission using, in this preliminary analysis, a standard atmosphere model to deal with Rayleigh and aerosol components.
Performance of the Pierre Auger Fluorescence Detector and Analysis of well recontructed events