Definition of mesocyclone in English:

mesocyclone

Syllabification: mes·o·cy·clone
Pronunciation: /ˌmezəˈsīklōn, ˌmesə-, ˌmēzə-, ˌmēsə-/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun

Meteorology
  • A cyclonic air mass associated with a supercell; its presence is a condition for a tornado warning.

Origin

late 20th century.

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