from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • abbreviation National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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  • proper noun Acronym of National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

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  • noun an agency in the Department of Commerce that maps the oceans and conserves their living resources; predicts changes to the earth's environment; provides weather reports and forecasts floods and hurricanes and other natural disasters related to weather


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