atmosphere


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Related to atmosphere: biosphere, lithosphere, hydrosphere, Earth's atmosphere
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Synonyms for atmosphere

Synonyms for atmosphere

the gaseous mixture enveloping the earth

Synonyms

a general impression produced by a predominant quality or characteristic

the totality of surrounding conditions and circumstances affecting growth or development

a distinctive yet intangible quality deemed typical of a given thing

Synonyms for atmosphere

a unit of pressure: the pressure that will support a column of mercury 760 mm high at sea level and 0 degrees centigrade

the mass of air surrounding the Earth

the envelope of gases surrounding any celestial body

a distinctive but intangible quality surrounding a person or thing

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In 1715," replied the unknown, "the astronomers Louville and Halley mistook for lunar phenomena some which were purely terrestrial, such as meteoric or other bodies which are generated in our own atmosphere.
Herschel himself never inferred from them the necessity of a lunar atmosphere.
Now, this appearance could only have been produced by a deviation of the solar rays in traversing the atmosphere of the moon.
You see, then, my dear sir, we must not pronounce with absolute positiveness against the existence of an atmosphere in the moon.
Then," continued Ardan, with a careless air, "since we are in accord regarding the presence of a certain atmosphere, we are forced to admit the presence of a certain quantity of water.
the walls are thick, and I shall soon have crossed the atmosphere.
it contributes to a reducing atmosphere in the mold during the metalcasting process, thus creating an oxygen scavenger.
A rocket will boost Neptune 297 km (185 mi) into Earth's atmosphere, or the protective layer of gases surrounding a planetary body (see Nuts & Bolts, p.
x] in the atmosphere from fossil fuel combustion or a molecule of ammonium on an agricultural field as a fertilizer," he explains, "you have a whole series, or cascade, of effects that goes from acid rain to particle formation in the atmosphere, decreasing visibility and causing impacts on human health, acid rain, soil and stream acidification, coastal eutrophication, decreasing biodiversity, human health issues in groundwater, and nitrous oxide [[N.
These can range from the integrity of a glass vial to the presence of bubbles in liquid fills; and at the same time perform a packaging film validation process, a gross over-under fill validation, validation of the presence or absence of a tablet or pill, and even container atmosphere validation.
Our atmosphere is composed almost totally of nitrogen and oxygen.
Earth's atmosphere naturally creates a greenhouse effect, which is what helps make life on Earth possible.
The Global Modified Atmosphere Packaging Market is expected to witness a significant growth in the coming years due to multiple factors.
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