cloud cover


noun

a covering of clouds over all or part of the sky.
the fraction of sky covered by clouds.

Nearby words

  1. cloud,
  2. cloud banner,
  3. cloud base,
  4. cloud chamber,
  5. cloud computing,
  6. cloud cuckoo land,
  7. cloud ear,
  8. cloud eggs,
  9. cloud forest,
  10. cloud grass

Compare sky cover.

Origin of cloud cover

First recorded in 1940–45

Also called cloudage.

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