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Meteorology 2

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Meteorologist
A scientist who studies the atmosphere
air
the colorless, odorless, tasteless, mixture of gases that surrounds the Earth
temperature
A measure of how hot or cold an object is compared to a reference point.
cirrus
clouds that are high and wispy
cumulus
clouds that are medium height and fluffy, or look like piles
stratus
clouds that are layered, and flat looking
nimbus
a precipitating (rain) cloud

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