microclimatology

[ mahy-kroh-klahy-muh-tol-uh-jee ]
/ ˌmaɪ kroʊˌklaɪ məˈtɒl ə dʒi /

noun

the study of a microclimate.

Origin of microclimatology

First recorded in 1930–35; micro- + climatology

Related forms

mi·cro·cli·ma·to·log·ic [mahy-kroh-klahy-muh-tl-oj-ik] /ˌmaɪ kroʊˌklaɪ mə tlˈɒdʒ ɪk/, mi·cro·cli·ma·to·log·i·cal, adjectivemi·cro·cli·ma·tol·o·gist, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for microclimatology

microclimatology

/ (ˌmaɪkrəʊˌklaɪməˈtɒlədʒɪ) /

noun

the study of climate on a small scale, as of a city

Derived Forms

microclimatologic (ˌmaɪkrəʊˌklaɪmətəˈlɒdʒɪk) or microclimatological, adjectivemicroclimatologist, noun
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