frontolysis

noun
front·​ol·​y·​sis | \ ˌfrən-ˈtä-lə-səs How to pronounce frontolysis (audio) \

Definition of frontolysis

: a process tending to destroy a meteorological front

First Known Use of frontolysis

1934, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for frontolysis

New Latin

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“Frontolysis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/frontolysis. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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