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1. anticyclone

noun. ['ˌæntiːˈsaɪˌkloʊn'] (meteorology) winds spiraling outward from a high pressure center; circling clockwise in the northern hemisphere and counterclockwise in the southern.

Synonyms

  • atmospheric state
  • high

Antonyms

  • low
  • short
  • down

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Example sentences of the word anticyclone


1. Noun, singular or mass
Air at the center of an anticyclone is forced away from its area of high pressure and replaced by a downward blast of air from higher altitudes.

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