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Flashcards in Climate Deck (25):
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characterized by good weather

fair, clear, pleasant, lovely, balmy, halcyon, temperate

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characterized by bad weather

nasty, dirty, foul, inclement

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sunny

bright, cloudless, glorious, sunshiny

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intensely bright

glary, glaring, dazzling, blinding

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cloudy

cloud-covered, nebulous

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overcovered or blanketed with clouds

overcast, lowering, gray, gloomy, clouded up

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foggy

misty, thick, murky, vaporous, brumous

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windy

gusty, blowing, blowy, howling, roaring, turbulent, blustering

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breezy

airy, zephyrous

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stormy

tempestuous, raging, angry

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threatening

lowering, darkening, looming, black

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damp

humid, muggy, dank, steamy, moist

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rainy or wet

precipitating, drizzly, drippy, torrential, showering, pouring

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dewy

roric, roriferous

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wet and cold

raw, bleak

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dry

arid, parched, desiccated, bone-dry, desert, waterless

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very warm

hot, torrid, burning, blazing, scorching, blistering, broiling, baking, searing, roasting, tropical, pitiless

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hot and humid

sultry, sweltering

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cold

chilly, nippy, sharp, algid

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very cold

biting, piercing, bone-chilling, freezing

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cool

chill, chilly

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refreshingly cool or chill

crispy, bracing, brisk

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snowing

snowy, niveous, nival

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frosty

rimy, hoary

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icy or frozen

frigid, freezing, gelid