- the science that deals with the phenomena of climates or climatic conditions.
Origin of climatology
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Contains numerous articles and notes on meteorological and climatological subjects.Practical Exercises in Elementary Meteorology
Robert DeCourcy Ward
Art, based on ethnology, and a study of climatological influences, has an immensely Christianising power.A Manual of the Historical Development of Art
G. G. (Gustavus George) Zerffi
- the study of climate
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Word Origin and History for climatological
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- The scientific study of climates, including the causes and long-term effects of variation in regional and global climates. Climatology also studies how climate changes over time and is affected by human actions.
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