Associations to the word «Climate»


CLIMATE, noun. (obsolete) An area of the earth's surface between two parallels of latitude.
CLIMATE, noun. (obsolete) A region of the Earth.
CLIMATE, noun. The long-term manifestations of weather and other atmospheric conditions in a given area or country, now usually represented by the statistical summary of its weather conditions during a period long enough to ensure that representative values are obtained (generally 30 years).
CLIMATE, noun. (figuratively) The context in general of a particular political, moral etc. situation.
CLIMATE, verb. (poetic) (obsolete) To dwell.
CLIMATE CANARY, noun. A species that is affected by an environmental danger prior to other species, thus serving as an early warning system for the other species with regard to a danger.
CLIMATE CHANGE, noun. Changes in the Earth's climate, especially those said to be produced by global warming.
CLIMATE CONTROL, noun. A device which controls the temperature and relative humidity in cars, buildings, etc, by way of a heating and/or air conditioning system.
CLIMATE DENIALISM, noun. A theory, according to which there's no climate change and even if there is, it is not caused nor accelerated by human activity.
CLIMATE DENIALIST, noun. A supporter of climate denialism.
CLIMATE DENIALISTS, noun. Plural of climate denialist

Dictionary definition

CLIMATE, noun. The weather in some location averaged over some long period of time; "the dank climate of southern Wales"; "plants from a cold clime travel best in winter".
CLIMATE, noun. The prevailing psychological state; "the climate of opinion"; "the national mood had changed radically since the last election".

Wise words

Men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more than their words.
Baruch Spinoza