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an airplane's artificial clouds

contrail

2

name means ''heaps of curls''

cirrocumulus

3

name means ''to extend'' or ''to stretch''

stratus

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white and billowy cloud that resembles a pile of cotton puffs

cumulus

5

the most common type of high-level cloud

cirrus

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lens-shaped cloud

lenticular

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thunderstorm cloud

cumulonimbus

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Fog that forms when a warm, humid breeze blows over a cold surface is ____ fog.

advection

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Fog that forms when the ground cools at night while the air is still moist is called ____ fog.

radiation

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A thick, brownish haze that results from complex molecules released into the air by vehicles is ____?

photochemical smog

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