Atmospheric Sciences (English-Chinese) dictionary. 2014.
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ice needle — ice′ nee dle n. mir an acicular ice crystal afloat in the atmosphere … From formal English to slang
Snow — Snowfall redirects here. For other uses, see Snow (disambiguation) or Snowfall (disambiguation). Snow is a type of precipitation in the form of crystalline water ice, consisting of a multitude of snowflakes that fall from clouds. The process of… … Wikipedia
Types of snow — Hoar frost that grows on the snow surface due to water vapor moving up through the snow on cold, clear nights Types of snow can be designated by the shape of its flakes, description of how it is falling, and by how it collects on the ground. A… … Wikipedia
sharp — Synonyms and related words: Admirable Crichton, Attic, Machiavellian, Machiavellic, Siberian, V shaped, Y shaped, abrupt, abruptly, absonant, absorbing, accidental, accurately, acerb, acerbate, acerbic, acicular, acid, acidic, acidulent,… … Moby Thesaurus
Quartz — This article is about the mineral. For other uses, see Quartz (disambiguation). Quartz Quartz crystal cluster from Tibet General Category … Wikipedia
acicula — [ə sik′yo͞o lə, ə sik′yələ] n. pl. aciculae [ə sik′yo͞olē΄] [ModL < LL, dim. of L acus: see ACEROSE1] Biol. Geol. a needlelike spine, prickle, particle, or crystal; esp., an ice crystal acicular [ə sik′yo͞olər] adj … English World dictionary