microclimatology

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

noun

the study of a microclimate.

Nearby words

  1. microciona,
  2. microcircuit,
  3. microcircuitry,
  4. microcirculation,
  5. microclimate,
  6. microcline,
  7. micrococcaceae,
  8. micrococcus,
  9. microcode,
  10. microcolon


Origin of microclimatology

First recorded in 1930–35; micro- + climatology

Related formsmi·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 Formsmicroclimatologic (ˌmaɪkrəʊˌklaɪmətəˈlɒdʒɪk) or microclimatological, adjectivemicroclimatologist, noun

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