Definition of fogbow in English:

Share this entry

fogbow

Pronunciation: /ˈfɒɡbəʊ/

noun

A phenomenon similar to a rainbow, produced by sunlight shining on fog.
Example sentences
  • Lunar rainbows, cloudbows and fogbows are similar to rainbows but are generally much fainter.
  • About 10 days later I documented a natural fogbow in sunlight from the laboratory, through a polarizer.
  • The smallness of the drops explains the frequent appearance of the fogbow in connection with the glory.
Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.