alto-cumulus definition

  • noun:
    • A fleecy cloud formation comprising large whitish or grayish globular cloudlets with shaded portions, frequently grouped in flocks or rows.
    • A cloud, the greatest as a type of cumulus, appearing in little public. bright on the bright and shaded regarding opposite part; within the older terminology, a cumulo-cirrus.
    • a cumulus cloud at an intermediate altitude of 2 or 3 miles

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