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dry tongue

[¦drī ¦təŋ]
(meteorology)
In synoptic meteorology, a pronounced protrusion of relatively dry air into a region of higher moisture content.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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