Definition of hydrometeor in English:


Syllabification: hy·dro·me·te·or
Pronunciation: /ˌhīdrōˈmētēər


  • An atmospheric phenomenon or entity involving water or water vapor, such as rain or a cloud.
    More example sentences
    • The term hydrometeors is used primarily in this document, but the use of the term precipitation used here is tantamount to falling hydrometeors at any altitude.
    • We believe that there are 3 possible discharge processes that can occur at the surfaces of these hydrometeors and I will briefly explain these.
    • Some examples of hydrometeors are snow, fog, cloud or rain.

More definitions of hydrometeor

Definition of hydrometeor in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space