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contessa del vento

contessa del vento A type of cloud that typically has a rounded base and a bulging upper surface. Sometimes a number of separate discs of this cloud-form extend one above another. Such cloud occurs on the lee side of distinct mountains within an eddy zone. In the case of Mt Etna the cloud is related to a westerly air stream.

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contessa del vento

contessa del vento Type of cloud typically with a rounded base and bulging upper surface. Sometimes a number of separate discs of this cloud-form extend one above another. Such cloud occurs on the lee side of distinct mountains within an eddy zone. In the case of Mt. Etna the cloud is related to a westerly air stream.

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"contessa del vento." A Dictionary of Earth Sciences. . Retrieved August 20, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/contessa-del-vento