atmospheric

Synonym for atmospherical ... 1. Of or pertaining to the atmosphere; of the nature of, or resembling, the atmosphere; as, atmospheric air; the atmospheric envelope of the earth. ... 2. Existing in the atmosphere. 'The lower atmospheric current.' (Darwin) ... 3. Caused, or operated on, by the atmosphere; as, an atmospheric effect; an atmospheric eng...
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Atmospheric

• (a.) Alt. of Atmospherical
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atmospheric

atmospheric (steam) engine A term for early steam engine designs; so called because the pressure of the steam was the same as, or near, the pressure of the surrounding atmosphere.
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atmospheric

atmosphere, atmospheric 1. The envelope of gases surrounding the earth and held to it by the force of gravity. It consists of four distinct layers, whose boundaries are not precise: the troposphere (extending from sea level to about 5-10 miles [10 to 20 km] above the earth), the stratosphere (up to about 30 miles [50 km]), the mesosphere (up to abo...
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