atmospheric region

atmospheric region

[¦at·mə¦sfir·ik ′rē·jən]
(meteorology)
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The missiles have been test fired in endo- atmospheric region ( below the altitude of 40 km) on seven occasions and three in exo- atmosphere ( above an altitude of 80 km) region.
The Small North , a misty, atmospheric region, provides a lush environment in which fresh grapes and tangy Pica Lemon s flourish.
TIMED is focusing on a portion of this atmospheric region located approximately 40-100 miles (60-180 kilometers) above the surface.
Solar convection is the process that drives the rising and falling of gases in the lowest atmospheric region, the photosphere.
TIMED will study how energy is transferred into and out of this atmospheric region, as well as its basic structure.

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