microclimatology


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microclimatology

[¦mī·krō‚klī·mə′täl·ə·jē]
(climatology)
The study of a microclimate, including the study of profiles of temperature, moisture and wind in the lowest stratum of air, the effect of the vegetation and of shelterbelts, and the modifying effect of towns and buildings.
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Norris held research interests in plant ecology, vegetation surveys in Ohio and Tennessee, microclimatology, morphology and growth patterns.