micrometeorology

noun
mi·cro·me·te·o·rol·o·gy | \-ˌmē-tē-ə-ˈrä-lə-jē \

Definition of micrometeorology 

: meteorology that deals with small-scale weather systems ranging up to several kilometers in diameter and confined to the lower troposphere

Other Words from micrometeorology

micrometeorological \-ˌmē-tē-ˌȯr-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl, -ˌär-ə-, -ə-rə- \ adjective
micrometeorologist \-ˌmē-tē-ə-ˈrä-lə-jist \ noun

First Known Use of micrometeorology

1930, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about micrometeorology

Share micrometeorology

Statistics for micrometeorology

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for micrometeorology

The first known use of micrometeorology was in 1930

See more words from the same year

Comments on micrometeorology

What made you want to look up micrometeorology? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a state of commotion or excitement

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Dictionary Devil

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!