cold tongue

cold tongue

[′kōld ‚təŋ]
(meteorology)
In synoptic meteorology, a pronounced equatorward extension or protrusion of cold air.
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"We had cold tongue and chicken and strawberry preserves, lemon pie and tarts and chocolate cake and raisin cookies and pound cake and fruit cake -- and a few other things, including more pie -- caramel pie, I think it was.
Within the pail were three slices of turkey, two slices of cold tongue, some lobster salad, four slices of bread and butter, a small custard pie, an orange and nine large strawberries, and some nuts and raisins.
We're going to have jellied chicken and cold tongue. We're to have two kinds of jelly, red and yellow, and whipped cream and lemon pie, and cherry pie, and three kinds of cookies, and fruit cake, and Marilla's famous yellow plum preserves that she keeps especially for ministers, and pound cake and layer cake, and biscuits as aforesaid; and new bread and old both, in case the minister is dyspeptic and can't eat new.
Poor simulation of ENSO is often linked to the persistent "cold tongue" bias in which the cold upwelled water in the eastern equatorial Pacific extends too far west toward the Maritime Continent (Fig.
The equatorial warming usually comes together with positive sea surface temperature (SST) anomalies over the Angola/Benguela coast shaping a characteristic "cold tongue" configuration (Polo et al.
The cold tongue of water that stretches out from the eastern tropical Atlantic coast has warmed more than the western part of the basin.
And Peschisolido is likely to get cold tongue for Sunday lunch - and probably dinner and supper as well - for ripping City apart.
It made a pleasant change from the cold tongue he keeps getting from Gail (Helen Worth).
In the hospitality boxes of the luxurious stands they serve Galia melons, cold tongue with hot new potatoes, apple pie and good cheese.
Today, cold water originating off the coasts of California and Chile skirts around the region of tropical cyclone activity on its way to the Equator, where it results in a "cold tongue" that stretches west off the coast of South America.
Peschisolido will probably get cold tongue for Sunday lunch and probably dinner and supper as well for consistently ripping City apart.
Sean (Stephen McGann) had tea and toast followed by cold tongue off his wife Angie (Freya Copeland), who was angry over his reluctance to move house.