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synonyms for cirrus

  • clasp
  • coil
  • curl
  • ringlet
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How to use cirrus in a sentence

This cloud may either evaporate or disappear, or it may pass to the cirrus, or sink lower and become a cirro-stratus.
THE RAIN CLOUDANONYMOUS
The Cirrus occurs in very great variety, and in some states of the air is constantly changing.
THE RAIN CLOUDANONYMOUS
In dry weather the cirrus is sharp, defined, and fibrous in texture, the lines vanishing off in fine points.
THE RAIN CLOUDANONYMOUS
Filling the vision to the south-west was Aurora Peak, in crisp silhouette against a glorious radiant of cirrus cloud.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
Ventral tentacular cirrus of second somite of a thin or foliaceous and asymmetrical form.
JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGY AND ZOOLOGY, VOL. 11. NO. 1.VARIOUS
Ventral tentacular cirrus of II of a thick, leaf-shaped form, sublanceolate in outline and much like the notocirri.
JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGY AND ZOOLOGY, VOL. 11. NO. 1.VARIOUS
Lower tentacular cirrus about equalling a tentacle in length, the dorsal longer, both of similar form.
JOURNAL OF ENTOMOLOGY AND ZOOLOGY, VOL. 11. NO. 1.VARIOUS
Each cirrus consists of a two-jointed pedicel, carrying two multiarticulated rami.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
Each cirrus consists of a pedicel, having a long basal and a short upper segment, supporting two multiarticulate rami.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
Sixth cirrus, in the same individual, thirty-four segments: on each of these segments there are five or six pairs of spines.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CIRRUS

  • cirrus
  • clasp
  • coil
  • curl
  • ringlet
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