Definition of occluded front in English:

occluded front

Line breaks: oc|cluded front

noun

Meteorology
  • A composite front produced by occlusion.
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    • Many weather textbooks state that occluded fronts occur when the cold front catches up with and overtakes the warm front.
    • As the cold front reaches the warm front it forms an occluded front.
    • When this happens it is known as an occluded front.

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