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altocumulus División en sílabas: al·to·cu·mu·lus
Pronunciación: /ˌaltōˈkyo͞omyələs/

Definición de altocumulus en inglés:

sustantivo (plural altocumuli-ˌlī)

Cloud forming a layer of rounded masses with a level base, occurring at medium altitude, usually 6,500–23,000 feet (2-7 km).
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • No altocumulus cloud anywhere in Earth's real atmosphere would be caught dead above 20,000 feet.
  • By the time we had a task and were ready to rock the wind had backed off to only 10 km/h, and with the sun being blocked from wide spread altocumulus clouds conditions suddenly were barely soarable.
  • It is caused by light shining through thin altocumulus, which causes the light to bend as it passes through the water droplets within the cloud.

Origen

Late 19th century: from modern Latin alto- (from Latin altus 'high') + cumulus.

Palabras que riman con altocumulus

cirrocumulus, cumulus, stratocumulus, tumulus

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