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  • as inatmosphere
  • as inwelkin
  • as inair

synonyms for troposphere

  • air
  • pressure
  • envelope
  • heavens
  • sky
  • substratosphere
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How to use troposphere in a sentence

Jet streams, fast-moving currents of air high in the troposphere, encircle both poles, helping to push weather systems around Earth’s surface.
3 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE RECORD-SMASHING HEAT WAVE BAKING THE PACIFIC NORTHWESTCAROLYN GRAMLINGJUNE 29, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
Not surprisingly, the troposphere also is by far the densest layer.
EXPLAINER: OUR ATMOSPHERE — LAYER BY LAYERBETH GEIGERDECEMBER 1, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Head to where the upper troposphere bathes the highest peaks.
EXPLAINER: OUR ATMOSPHERE — LAYER BY LAYERBETH GEIGERDECEMBER 1, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
Unlike the troposphere, temperatures in this layer increase with elevation.
EXPLAINER: OUR ATMOSPHERE — LAYER BY LAYERBETH GEIGERDECEMBER 1, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
To their surprise, Schill and his team learned that, on average, smoke makes up about one-third of the “background particles” in the troposphere, which extends from the Earth’s surface up to about five to nine miles above it.
WILDFIRE SMOKE TRAVELS FAR BUT NEVER REALLY DISAPPEARSJULIET GRABLEOCTOBER 7, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Here, well above the troposphere, the air was thin and always clear.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
Investigators have noted the importance of rain or snow in washing fallout particles from the air in the troposphere.
ATOMS, NATURE, AND MANNEAL O. HINES
The dense reaches of the troposphere—the weather belt where storms are born—dropped below them.
FIRST ON THE MOONJEFF SUTTON
At last Ken leveled off in the troposphere, at an altitude of five miles.
FLY BY NIGHTARTHUR DEKKER SAVAGE
In distinction from the stratosphere, the part of the atmosphere lying below it is called the troposphere.
METEOROLOGYCHARLES FITZHUGH TALMAN
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WORDS RELATED TO TROPOSPHERE

  • blast
  • breath
  • breeze
  • draft
  • heavens
  • ozone
  • puff
  • sky
  • stratosphere
  • troposphere
  • ventilation
  • waft
  • whiff
  • wind
  • zephyr
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