cyclolysis

[ sahy-klol-uh-sis ]
/ saɪˈklɒl ə sɪs /

noun Meteorology.

the weakening or extinction of a cyclone.

Nearby words

  1. cycloheximide,
  2. cyclohexylamine,
  3. cyclohexylsulfamic acid,
  4. cycloid,
  5. cycloidal propulsion,
  6. cyclometer,
  7. cyclometric,
  8. cyclonal,
  9. cyclone,
  10. cyclone cellar

Compare cyclogenesis.

Origin of cyclolysis


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