cumulus congestus

noun cumulus con·ges·tus \-kənˈjestəs\

Definition of cumulus congestus

plural

cumuli congesti

\-ˌstī, -(ˌ)stē\
  1. :  a swelling cumulus cloud of cauliflower appearance

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Origin and Etymology of cumulus congestus

New Latin, literally, pressed together, thick cumulus


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