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anticyclonic


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Anticyclone  \An"ti*cy`clone\,  n.  (Meteorol.) 
  A  movement  of  the  atmosphere  opposite  in  character,  as 
  regards  direction  of  the  wind  and  distribution  of  barometric 
  pressure,  to  that  of  a  cyclone.  --  {An`ti*cy*clon"ic},  a.  -- 
  {An`ti*cy*clon"ic*al*ly},  adv 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  anticyclonic 
  adj  :  (meteorology)  of  or  relating  to  or  characteristic  of  the 
  atmosphere  around  a  high  pressure  center 




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