atmospheric region

atmospheric region

[¦at·mə¦sfir·ik ′rē·jən]
(meteorology)
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The above-average temperatures were likely caused by disturbances to the Antarctic stratosphere, which is the atmospheric region above 12 km altitude.
NASA is sending the spacecraft straight into the sun's glittering crown, an atmospheric region so hot and harsh any normal visitor would wither.
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.
"We think that these behaviors represent a previously unknown cognitive ability that allows bar-tailed godwits to assess changes in weather conditions across widely separated atmospheric regions in different parts of the Pacific Ocean and to time their migration patterns accordingly," explains Robert Gill Jr., lead author of the study, which was published in a recent issue of Animal Behavior.
In order to study physical behavior of Stratospheric ozone in Pakistan's atmospheric regions (PARs), the Exploratory Data Analysis (EDA) is performed.

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