pollen count

noun

: a number that indicates the amount of pollen in the air and that is used by people who get sick from breathing in pollen
a high/low pollen count

Examples of pollen count in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The pollen count in the Cincinnati area is expected to be high this week. The Enquirer and Usa Today, The Enquirer, 25 Mar. 2024 So, how bad will the pollen count be as Ohioans head into Memorial Day weekend? Grace Tucker, The Enquirer, 23 May 2024 Tuesday’s pollen count is expected to be high, the forecast said. Hanh Truong, Sacramento Bee, 7 May 2024 On Wednesday, the pollen count will peak at very high before returning to high on Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Hanh Truong, Sacramento Bee, 7 May 2024 In Phoenix, the highest pollen count and most intense symptoms tend to be in spring. Dina Kaur, The Arizona Republic, 18 Mar. 2024 However, access to reliable pollen count data has been limited by sparse, manual collection methods, creating a need for geospatial solutions. Yael Maguire, Forbes, 13 Nov. 2023 Days of well above average temperatures pushed today’s pollen count to levels not seen in more than a decade. Ian Livingston, Washington Post, 14 Apr. 2023 Ogden encourages checking the pollen count at the top of the day as well. Anna Kaufman, USA TODAY, 6 May 2023

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“Pollen count.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pollen%20count. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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