from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Divination by means of the air; weather-prophecy.
  • noun Examination or observation of the atmosphere; the practice of meteorology.
  • noun In zoology, perception or observation of atmospheric conditions, as by insects and snails; the instinctive exercise of aëroscepsy; the operation or result of the faculty of aëroscepsy. See aëroscepsy.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The observation of the state and variations of the atmosphere.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun obsolete, meteorology The branch of meteorology that involves the scientific examination of the various properties and composition of the atmosphere, and their variation
  • noun rare divination by observation of the sky


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