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Definition of Weather
Weather Weath"er, v. i.
To undergo or endure the action of the atmosphere; to suffer
meteorological influences; sometimes, to wear away, or alter,
under atmospheric influences; to suffer waste by weather.
The organisms . . . seem indestructible, while the hard
matrix in which they are imbedded has weathered from
around them. --H. Miller.
WeatherWeather Weath"er, a. (Naut.)
Being toward the wind, or windward -- opposed to lee; as,
weather bow, weather braces, weather gauge, weather lifts,
weather quarter, weather shrouds, etc.
(a) (Naut.) The position of a ship to the windward of
(b) Fig.: A position of advantage or superiority; advantage
To veer, and tack, and steer a cause Against the
weather gauge of laws. --Hudibras.
Weather helm (Naut.), a tendency on the part of a sailing
vessel to come up into the wind, rendering it necessary to
put the helm up, that is, toward the weather side.
Weather shore (Naut.), the shore to the windward of a ship.
Weather tide (Naut.), the tide which sets against the lee
side of a ship, impelling her to the windward. --Mar.
Dict. WeatherWeather Weath"er, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Weathered; p. pr. &
vb. n. Weathering.]
1. To expose to the air; to air; to season by exposure to
[An eagle] soaring through his wide empire of the
air To weather his broad sails. --Spenser.
This gear lacks weathering. --Latimer.
2. Hence, to sustain the trying effect of; to bear up against
and overcome; to sustain; to endure; to resist; as, to
weather the storm.
For I can weather the roughest gale. --Longfellow.
You will weather the difficulties yet. --F. W.
3. (Naut.) To sail or pass to the windward of; as, to weather
a cape; to weather another ship.
4. (Falconry) To place (a hawk) unhooded in the open air.
To weather a point.
(a) (Naut.) To pass a point of land, leaving it on the lee
(b) Hence, to gain or accomplish anything against
To weather out, to encounter successfully, though with
difficulty; as, to weather out a storm.
Meaning of Weather from wikipedia
is the state
of the atmosphere, describing
it is hot or cold, wet or dry, calm or stormy, clear
or cloudy. On...
is the deterioration
of rocks, soils
(as well as wood and artificial
materials) through contact
with water, atmospheric
(American English) or weatherproofing
(British English) is the practice
and its interior
from the elements, particularly...
- The Weather Underground
was a far-left Marxist militant organization first active
in 1969, founded
on the Ann Arbor campus
of the University
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that provides commercial weather forecasting services
- Weather Report
was an American
from 1970 to 1986. The band was founded
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- Extreme weather includes
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at the extremes
of the historical
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