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mesoscale

[mez-uh-skeyl, mes-, mee-zuh-, -suh-] /ˈmɛz əˌskeɪl, ˈmɛs-, ˈmi zə-, -sə-/
adjective
1.
pertaining to meteorological phenomena, such as wind circulation and cloud patterns, that are about 1–100 km (0.6–60 miles) in horizontal extent.
Origin of mesoscale
1955-1960
First recorded in 1955-60; meso- + scale3
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Contemporary definitions for mesoscale
noun

an alternative medicine treatment of injecting chemicals just under the skin to stimulate or break down tissues in the mesoderm

Word Origin

Gk mesos 'middle' + therapeia fr therapeuein 'treat medically'

Usage Note

medicine

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