Definition of Climates. Meaning of Climates. Synonyms of Climates

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Definition of Climates

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 Climates from wikipedia

- More generally, the "climate" of a region is the general state of the climate system at that location at the current time. Climates can be cl****ified according...
- temperate or tepid climates of Earth occur in the middle latitudes, which span between the tropics and the polar regions of Earth. In most climate cl****ifications...
- than 18 °C (64 °F). Tropical climates are normally found from the equator to 25 north and south latitude. Tropical climates are typically frost-free, and...
- for transitional areas to continental, subarctic and highland climates. Oceanic climates are defined as having a monthly mean temperature below 22 °C (72 °F)...
- subgroup is represented by a letter. All climates are ****igned a main group (the first letter). All climates except for those in the E group are ****igned...
- the Köppen climate cl****ification, which treats steppe climates (BSk and BSh) as intermediates between desert climates (BW) and humid climates in ecological...
- a desert climate: a hot desert climate (BWh), and a cold desert climate (BWk). To delineate "hot desert climates" from "cold desert climates", there are...
- Victoria. Under the Köppen climate cl****ification, "hot dry-summer" climates (cl****ified as Csa) and "cool dry-summer" climates (cl****ified as Csb) are often...
- latitudes from 50° to 70°N poleward of the humid continental climates. Subarctic or boreal climates are the source regions for the cold air that impacts temperate...
- of tropical climates but are colder than any other climates of similar latitude in the winter. In the Koppen climate system, these climates grade off toward...
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