[ nef-uh-nal-uh-sis ]

noun,plural neph·a·nal·y·ses [nef-uh-nal-uh-seez]. /ˌnɛf əˈnæl əˌsiz/.
  1. a map or chart showing the distribution of types and amounts of clouds and precipitation at a given time.

  2. the preparation of such a map or chart.

Origin of nephanalysis

First recorded in 1940–45; neph- + analysis

Words Nearby nephanalysis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023