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synoptic meteorology

synoptic meteorology The presentation of the current weather elements of an extensive area at a particular time. Sea-level and upper-level synoptic charts display weather conditions by symbols at selected synoptic stations. ‘Synoptic’ is from the Greek sunoptikos, meaning ‘seen together’.

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synoptic meteorology

synoptic meteorology The presentation of the current weather elements of an extensive area at a particular time. Sea-level and upper-level synoptic charts display weather conditions by symbols at selected synoptic stations. ‘Synoptic’ is from the Greek sunoptikos, meaning ‘seen together’.

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"synoptic meteorology." A Dictionary of Ecology. . Retrieved August 17, 2017 from Encyclopedia.com: http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses-pictures-and-press-releases/synoptic-meteorology-0