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(klowd),
Adjective applied to patients, adults or babies, who spread methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus into their surroundings in excessive nasal secretions resulting from viral upper respiratory infection.
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Elements of the Microphysical Structure of Numerically Simulated Nonprecipitating StratoCumulus.
Latham: [We would have] a limited-area field experiment in which selected areas of a region of marine stratocumulus clouds are seeded with seawater particles, whilst adjacent areas are not.
If a cloud is layered and puffy it is called stratocumulus (stra-to-cu-mu-lus).
How do you tell the difference between stratocumulus and nimbostratus clouds?
In summer, Arctic Ocean packice cover is incomplete and heavily puddled, which maintains a constant layer of stratus and stratocumulus cloud cover.
CIRRUS (HIGH CLOUDS) Cirrus Cirrocumulus Cirrostratus ALTO (MIDDLE-LEVEL CLOUDS) Altocumulus Altostratus LOW CLOUDS Cumulus Stratocumulus Nimbostratus Stratus
A 4 percent increase in stratocumulus over the oceans would offset global carbon dioxide emission.
Sheet lightning crouches behind the stratocumulus which circles the town in the afternoons, slowly drawing closer, perhaps moving back, and then forward again with distant slow rumbles accompanying.
A broad bank of rumpled stratocumulus clouds drifts in soundlessly from the sea.