Definition of Atmospheres. Meaning of Atmospheres. Synonyms of Atmospheres

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Definition of Atmospheres

Atmosphere
Atmosphere At"mos*phere, n. [Gr. ? vapor (akin to Skr. [=a]tman breath, soul, G. athem breath) + ? sphere: cf. F. atmosph[`e]re. See Sphere.] 1. (Physics) (a) The whole mass of a["e]riform fluid surrounding the earth; -- applied also to the gaseous envelope of any celestial orb, or other body; as, the atmosphere of Mars. (b) Any gaseous envelope or medium. An atmosphere of cold oxygen. --Miller. 2. A supposed medium around various bodies; as, electrical atmosphere, a medium formerly supposed to surround electrical bodies. --Franklin. 3. The pressure or weight of the air at the sea level, on a unit of surface, or about 14.7 Ibs. to the sq. inch. Hydrogen was liquefied under a pressure of 650 atmospheres. --Lubbock. 4. Any surrounding or pervading influence or condition. The chillest of social atmospheres. --Hawthorne. 5. The portion of air in any locality, or affected by a special physical or sanitary condition; as, the atmosphere of the room; a moist or noxious atmosphere.

Meaning of Atmospheres from wikipedia

- hydrogen–helium atmospheres, with trace amounts of more complex compounds. Two satellites of the outer planets possess significant atmospheres. Titan, a moon...
- The standard atmosphere (symbol: atm) is a unit of pressure defined as 101,325 Pa. It is sometimes used as a reference pressure or standard pressure. It...
- Standard Atmosphere as 101325 pascals (760.00 Torr; 14.6959 psi; 760.00 mmHg). This is sometimes referred to as a unit of standard atmospheres (atm). Total...
- Atmosphères is a piece for orchestra, composed by György Ligeti in 1961. It is noted for eschewing conventional melody and metre in favor of dense sound...
- Extraterrestrial atmospheres Stellar atmosphere Atmosphere (music group), an American hip-hop duo from Minnesota Atmosphere (Polish band) Atmosphere (Atmosphere album)...
- used in explosive atmospheres. The name is an initialisation of the French term Appareils destinés à être utilisés en ATmosphères EXplosibles (French...
- Apollo: Atmospheres and Soundtracks is the ninth solo studio album by British ambient musician Brian Eno, released in 1983. It was written, produced,...
- R. M. (1 January 2015), "SOLAR SYSTEM/SUN, ATMOSPHERES, EVOLUTION OF ATMOSPHERES | Planetary Atmospheres: Mars", in North, Gerald R.; Pyle, John; Zhang...
- for the troposphere). (For exact results, it should be remembered that atmospheres containing water do not behave as an ideal gas. See real gas or perfect...
- have atmospheres. These include all the gas giants, as well as Mars, Venus, Titan and Pluto. Several moons and other bodies also have atmospheres, as do...