atmospheric cell

atmospheric cell

[¦at·mə‚sfir·ik ′sel]
(meteorology)
An air parcel that exhibits a specific type of motion within its boundaries, such as the vertical circular motion of the Hadley cell.
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Just off, in the old cell is the rest of the working kitchen paraphernalia: more fitted maple and granite, oven, sink, dishwasher, butcher's rails and an atmospheric cell door.
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