hyetology

[ hahy-i-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌhaɪ ɪˈtɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the branch of meteorology dealing with precipitation.

Nearby words

  1. hyenoid,
  2. hyetal,
  3. hyeto-,
  4. hyetograph,
  5. hyetography,
  6. hygeia,
  7. hygiea,
  8. hygieia,
  9. hygieist,
  10. hygiene

Origin of hyetology


Related formshy·e·to·log·i·cal [hahy-i-tl-oj-i-kuh l] /ˌhaɪ ɪ tlˈɒdʒ ɪ kəl/, adjectivehy·e·tol·o·gist, noun

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