Definition of anticyclone. Meaning of anticyclone. Synonyms of anticyclone

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Definition of anticyclone

anticyclone
Storm Storm, n. Anticyclonic storm (Meteor.), a storm characterized by a central area of high atmospheric pressure, and having a system of winds blowing spirally outward in a direction contrary to that cyclonic storms. It is attended by low temperature, dry air, infrequent precipitation, and often by clear sky. Called also high-area storm, anticyclone. When attended by high winds, snow, and freezing temperatures such storms have various local names, as blizzard, wet norther, purga, buran, etc. Cyclonic storm. (Meteor.) A cyclone, or low-area storm. See Cyclone, above. Stovain Sto"va*in, n. Also -ine -ine . [Stove (a translation of the name of the discoverer, Fourneau + -in, -ine.] (Pharm.) A substance, C14H22O2NCl, the hydrochloride of an amino compound containing benzol, used, in solution with strychnine, as a local an[ae]sthetic, esp. by injection into the sheath of the spinal cord, producing an[ae]sthesia below the point of introduction.
Anticyclone
Anticyclone An"ti*cy`clone, n. (Meteorol.) A movement of the atmosphere opposite in character, as regards direction of the wind and distribution of barometric pressure, to that of a cyclone. -- An`ti*cy*clon"ic, a. -- An`ti*cy*clon"ic*al*ly, adv.

Meaning of anticyclone from wikipedia

- An anticyclone is a weather phenomenon defined as a large-scale circulation of winds around a central region of high atmospheric pressure, clockwise in...
- generate anticyclonic tornadoes. Examples include the anticyclonic blizzard of 2018, Hartmut, and Neptune's anticyclonic cloud system. Anticyclonic storms...
- Anticyclonic rotation, or anticyclonic circulation, is atmospheric motion in the direction opposite to a planet's rotation. For Earth, this motion is in...
- An anticyclonic tornado is a tornado which rotates in a clockwise direction in the Northern Hemisphere and a counterclockwise direction in the Southern...
- Anticyclone Hartmut (dubbed the Beast from the East (Irish: An Torathar ón Oirthear)) was a storm that began on 22 February 2018, and brought a cold wave...
- The Siberian High (also Siberian Anticyclone; Russian: Азиатский антициклон (Aziatsky an****iklon) is a m****ive collection of cold dry air that ac****ulates...
- low-latitude periphery. The horse latitudes are ****ociated with the subtropical anticyclone. The belt in the Northern Hemisphere is sometimes called the "calms of...
- cyclones or wave cyclones, are low-pressure areas which, along with the anticyclones of high-pressure areas, drive the weather over much of the Earth. Extratropical...
- clockwise in the Southern Hemisphere as viewed from above (opposite to an anticyclone). Cyclones are characterized by inward-spiraling winds that rotate about...
- air can also limit the strengthening of tropical cyclones. Usually, an anticyclone in the upper layers of the troposphere above the storm must be present...