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One entry found for anticyclone.
Main Entry: an·ti·cy·clone
Pronunciation: secondarystressant-i-primarystresssimacr-secondarystressklomacrn
Function: noun
: a system of winds that rotates about a center of high atmospheric pressure clockwise in the northern hemisphere, that usually advances at 20 to 30 miles (about 30 to 50 kilometers) per hour, and that usually has a diameter of 1500 to 2500 miles (about 2400 to 4000 kilometers)
- an·ti·cy·clon·ic /-simacr-primarystressklän-ik/ adjective

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