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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">The study of the largest-scale aspects of the [[atmosphere]], such as the [[general  circulation]] and weather types.</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">There is a wide gap between this [[scale]] and the relatively small scale of [[mesometeorology]]. The  gap is bridged by those atmospheric characteristics, referred to as [[cyclonic scale]], that are commonly  the subject of [[synoptic chart]] analysis.</div><br/> </div>
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<div class="definition"><div class="short_definition">The study of the largest-scale aspects of the [[atmosphere]], such as the [[general circulation|general  circulation]] and weather types.</div><br/> <div class="paragraph">There is a wide gap between this [[scale]] and the relatively small scale of [[mesometeorology]]. The  gap is bridged by those atmospheric characteristics, referred to as [[cyclonic scale]], that are commonly  the subject of [[synoptic chart]] analysis.</div><br/> </div>
 
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macrometeorology

The study of the largest-scale aspects of the atmosphere, such as the general circulation and weather types.

There is a wide gap between this scale and the relatively small scale of mesometeorology. The gap is bridged by those atmospheric characteristics, referred to as cyclonic scale, that are commonly the subject of synoptic chart analysis.


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