WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
- Meteorologythe science dealing with the atmosphere, weather, and climate.
me•te•or•ol•o•gist, n. [countable]TV weather forecasters prefer to be called meteorologists.
- Meteorologythe science dealing with the atmosphere and its phenomena, including weather and climate.
- Meteorologythe atmospheric conditions and weather of an area.
- Greek meteōrología discussion of celestial phenomena. See meteor, -o-, -logy