castellanus

castellanus

[‚kas·tə′län·əs]
(meteorology)
A cloud species with at least a fraction of its upper part presenting some vertically developed cumuliform protuberances (some of which are more tall than wide) which give the cloud a crenellated or turreted appearance. Previously known as castellatus.
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Pilots should be attentive for the type known as altocumulus castellanus, which is a form of altocumulus with unusually vertical elements.
Tragopogon castellanus Levier in Leresche & Levier
Such a cloud formation, either Altocumulus Castellanus or Altocumulus of a chaotic sky, are both described as precursors of thundery weather.
Desde el Toledano la victoria seria fruto de una alianza legionensis et castellanus exercitus, bajo la direccion de Fernan Gonzalez, qui Castelle tune temporis presidebat (82).
Of particular interest is Boorman's discussion of Petrucci's possible sources of musical repertoire, beginning with Petrus Castellanus, who was an active partner in preparing the musical material for the press.
The worst part was pronouncing all the meteorological terms, like altostratus castellanus.
Altostratus castellanus," fires back Billie with crisp expertise.
In the case of the Petrucci, where, as the editors explain, they have proceeded from the premise that Petrucci's intention was to present texts free of musical error but not necessarily in conformance with the composer's intentions, the editors of the facsimile have worked towards producing a text free of what at the time would have been considered musical errors, correcting what musical slips Castellanus, Petrucci's house editor, overlooked.
Krump opens her second volume with a particularly interesting example of Passau's Jesuit drama entitled Ferdinandus Castellanus, produced on 29 September 1630.
Castellanus consist of lines of cloud at the same level, with small battlement-like protuberances.
Petrucci's editor, Petrus Castellanus, was a Dominican, and in his church, SS.
Rivas Mateos (1931) (sub Alopecurus castellanus Boiss & Reuter): Vegas del Tietar.