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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">Used when a [[cloud]] forms from a part of another cloud.</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">It is then given the name of the appropriate genus, followed by the name of the genus of the  [[mother-cloud]] with the addition of the suffix "genitus" (e.g., [[stratocumulus]] cumulogenitus).  <br/>''Compare'' [[mutatus]].</div><br/> </div><div class="reference">World Meteorological Organization 1956. International Cloud Atlas. Volume I, . p. 6. </div><br/>
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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">Used when a [[cloud]] forms from a part of another cloud.</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">It is then given the name of the appropriate genus, followed by the name of the genus of the  [[mother-cloud]] with the addition of the suffix "genitus" (e.g., [[stratocumulus]] cumulogenitus).  <br/>''Compare'' [[mutatus]].</div><br/> </div><div class="reference">World Meteorological Organization 1956. International Cloud Atlas. Volume I, p. 6. </div><br/>  
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genitus

Used when a cloud forms from a part of another cloud.

It is then given the name of the appropriate genus, followed by the name of the genus of the mother-cloud with the addition of the suffix "genitus" (e.g., stratocumulus cumulogenitus).
Compare mutatus.

World Meteorological Organization 1956. International Cloud Atlas. Volume I, p. 6.


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