[ an-tee-sahy-kloh-jen-uh-sis, an-tahy- ]

  1. the intensification or development of an anticyclone, usually in simultaneous occurrence with an increase in atmospheric pressure: Anticyclogenesis occurs with moderate frequency over the warm waters off the east coast of North America.

Origin of anticyclogenesis

First recorded in 1925–30; anticycl(one) + -o- + genesis

Words Nearby anticyclogenesis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023