Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
   

trop·o·sphere

troposphere

 
pronunciation:
tra p sfir [or] tro p sfIr
features:
Word Combinations (noun), Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: the innermost layer of the atmosphere, up to six to twelve miles above the earth's surface, in which clouds and other weather conditions occur.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
derivation: tropospheric (adj.)
Word PartsSubscriber feature About this feature