Definition of Climate. Meaning of Climate. Synonyms of Climate

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Climate. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Climate and, of course, Climate synonyms and on the right images related to the word Climate.

Definition of Climate

Climate
Climate Cli"mate, n. [F. climat, L. clima, -atis, fr. Gr. ?, ?, slope, the supposed slope of the earth (from the equator toward the pole), hence a region or zone of the earth, fr. ? to slope, incline, akin to E. lean, v. i. See Lean, v. i., and cf. Clime.] 1. (Anc. Geog.) One of thirty regions or zones, parallel to the equator, into which the surface of the earth from the equator to the pole was divided, according to the successive increase of the length of the midsummer day. 2. The condition of a place in relation to various phenomena of the atmosphere, as temperature, moisture, etc., especially as they affect animal or vegetable life.
Climate
Climate Cli"mate, v. i. To dwell. [Poetic] --Shak.

Meaning of Climate from wikipedia

- between the five parts of the climate system that produce daily weather and long-term averages of weather are called "climate". Some of the meteorological...
- Climate change occurs when changes in Earth's climate system result in new weather patterns that last for at least a few decades, and maybe for millions...
- long-term rise in the average temperature of the Earth's climate system, an aspect of current climate change shown by temperature measurements and by multiple...
- An oceanic climate, also known as a marine climate or maritime climate, is the Köppen cl****ification of climate typical of west coasts in higher middle...
- The Köppen climate cl****ification is one of the most widely used climate cl****ification systems. It was first published by the German-Russian climatologist...
- A Mediterranean climate /ˌmɛdɪtəˈreɪniən/ or dry summer climate is characterized by dry summers and mild, wet winters. The climate receives its name from...
- In geography, the temperate or tepid climates of Earth occur in the middle latitudes, which span between the tropics and the polar regions of Earth. These...
- A tropical climate in the Köppen climate cl****ification is a non-arid climate in which all twelve months have mean temperatures of warmer than 18 °C (64 °F)...
- Continental climates often have a significant annual variation in temperature (hot summers and cold winters).[specify] They tend to occur in the middle...
- strike for climate (Swedish: Skolstrejk för klimatet, also known variously as Fridays for ****ure (FFF), Youth for Climate and Youth Strike 4 Climate) is an...
Loading...