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What is a large body of air that moves over a warm or cold area?
Air Mass
large area of air
The forward edge of an advancing mass of cold air that pushes under a mass of warm air.
Cold Front
cold
A front along which an advancing mass of warm air rises over a mass of cold air.
Warm Frong
Warm
The pressure exerted by the atmosphere
Air Pressure
Pressing down
A pressure system characterized by relatively high pressure at its center
high pressure
high
An atmospheric low-pressure system; cyclone
Low Pressure
The transition zone between two air masses of different
density
front
What is a large body of air that moves over a warm or cold area?
Air Mass
large area of air
The forward edge of an advancing mass of cold air that pushes under a mass of warm air.
Cold Front
cold
A front along which an advancing mass of warm air rises over a mass of cold air.
Warm Frong
Warm
The pressure exerted by the atmosphere
Air Pressure
Pressing down
A pressure system characterized by relatively high pressure at its center
high pressure
high