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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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Thus, altocumulus (al-to-cu-mu-lus) is a puffy cloud at high altitude.
Cold front sequence: Cirrus Cirrocumulus Altocumulus Stratocumulus Cumulonimbus (summer) or nimbostratus (winter) Warm front sequence: Cirrus Cirrostartus Cirrocumulus Altocumulus Nimbostratus or cumulonimbus Stratus
A key missing link is the absence of a middle cloud at Altocumulus level.
The mornings of these outbreaks are characterised by the appearance of clouds called altocumulus floccus and altocumulus castellanus.
Friton, regional director of the American Meteor Society, saw many flashes of light through holes in an altocumulus doud deck "like white snowflakes in a minor snowstorm.
The air along and just above the frontal surface is typically filled with broken to overcast stratocumulus, altocumulus, and cirriform layers.