annual rainfall

précipitations annuelles f

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  • Rainfall — Rain fall (r[=a]n f[add]l ), n. A fall or descent of rain; the water, or amount of water, that falls in rain; as, the average annual rainfall of a region. [1913 Webster] Supplied by the rainfall of the outer ranges of Sinchul and Singaleleh.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rainfall in Karnataka — The state of Karnataka in India has a bittersweet relationship with rains. While its regions of Malnad and coastal Karnataka receive copious amount of rainfall; its north Bayaluseemae region in the Deccan Plateau is one of the most arid regions… …   Wikipedia

  • rainfall — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ abundant, excessive, heavy, high ▪ There have been heavy rainfalls this month. ▪ low ▪ moderate …   Collocations dictionary

  • Rainfall and Temperature Patterns in Western Africa — ▪ Table Freetown Lagos Niamey Annual rainfall (inches) 138 71 22 Rainfall in wettest month (inches) 37 17 7 Length of wet season (months with more than 7 6 2 four inches) Mean annual temperature* 81 (27) 79 (26) 84 (29) Mean daily temperature* in …   Universalium

  • annual — 01. She got really drunk at the [annual] Christmas party, and shouted at her boss. 02. When she won the lottery prize of one million dollars, it was paid to her in [annual] sums of $100,000 over ten years. 03. Our [annual] meeting has been… …   Grammatical examples in English

  • rainfall — UK [ˈreɪnˌfɔːl] / US [ˈreɪnˌfɔl] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms rainfall : singular rainfall plural rainfalls the amount of rain that falls in a particular area during a particular period of time Annual rainfall was lower last year than… …   English dictionary

  • annual — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French & Late Latin; Anglo French annuel, from Late Latin annualis, blend of Latin annuus yearly (from annus year) and Latin annalis yearly (from annus year); probably akin to Gothic athnam… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • rainfall — rain|fall [ reın,fɔl ] noun count or uncount the amount of rain that falls in a particular area during a particular period of time: Annual rainfall was lower last year than ever before …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • rainfall — n. 1) to measure rainfall 2) annual, yearly; average; heavy; light; measurable; normal rainfall * * * [ reɪnfɔːl] average heavy light measurable normal rainfall yearly annual to measure rainfall …   Combinatory dictionary

  • annual — adj. Annual is used with these nouns: ↑allowance, ↑average, ↑award, ↑banquet, ↑basis, ↑bonus, ↑budget, ↑catch, ↑charge, ↑check, ↑check up, ↑conference, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

  • United States rainfall climatology — The characteristics of United States rainfall climatology differ significantly across the United States and its possessions. Late summer and fall extratropical cyclones bring a majority of the precipitation which falls across western, southern,… …   Wikipedia

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