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Atmosphere

The mixture of gases that surround the Earth.

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Evaporation

Change from a liquid to a gas.

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Condensation

Change from gas to a liquid.

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Precipitation

Water that falls from the clouds to Earth’s surface.

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Weather

What the atmosphere is like at a given time and place.

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Barometer

Measures air pressure.

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Anemometer

Measures wind speed.

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Hygrometer

Measure the amount of water vapor in the air or humidity.

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Climate

The long term weather pattern of a place.

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Equator

The imaginary line that divides Earth into its Northern and Southern Hemispheres.