[ suhb-strat-uh-sfeer ]
/ sʌbˈstræt əˌsfɪər /
noun (not used technically)
the upper troposphere.
Related formssub·strat·o·spher·ic [suhb-strat-uh-sfer-ik, -sfeer-] /ˌsʌb stræt əˈsfɛr ɪk, -ˈsfɪər-/, adjective
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It hadn't looked so big from the substratosphere in Alexander's ship, but down here close to the ground it was enormous.The Lani People|J. F. Bone