advection definition

  • noun:
    • The transfer of a property associated with environment, such heat, cool, or humidity, by the horizontal action of an air size: These days's temperatures had been greater due to the advection of hot air to the area.
    • The price of modification of an atmospheric home due to the horizontal motion of air.
    • The horizontal movement of water, as with an ocean present.
    • The horizontal movement of a body of atmosphere (or other fluid) alongside a concomitant transport of their heat, moisture an such like.
    • The transportation of a scalar by bulk fluid movement.
    • (meteorology) the horizontal transfer of temperature or any other atmospheric properties

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