Moazagotl cloud

noun
Mo·​a·​za·​gotl cloud | \ mōˈätsəˌgätᵊl \

Definition of Moazagotl cloud

: one or more cloud banks formed on the lee side of a mountain under foehn conditions

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History and Etymology for Moazagotl cloud

moazagotl from German dialect (Switzerland)

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“Moazagotl cloud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Moazagotl%20cloud. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

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