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Meaning of "catabatic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF CATABATIC

catabatic  [ˌkætəˈbætɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CATABATIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Catabatic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CATABATIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of catabatic in the English dictionary

The definition of catabatic in the dictionary is descending or moving downwards.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CATABATIC


acrobatic
ˌækrəˈbætɪk
adiabatic
ˌædɪəˈbætɪk
aerobatic
ˌɛərəˈbætɪk
anabatic
ˌænəˈbætɪk
aquabatic
ˌækwəˈbætɪk
automatic
ˌɔːtəˈmætɪk
batik
ˈbætɪk
battik
ˈbætɪk
celibatic
ˌselɪˈbætɪk
democratic
ˌdɛməˈkrætɪk
dramatic
drəˈmætɪk
hydrostatic
ˌhaɪdrəʊˈstætɪk
hyperbatic
ˌhaɪpəˈbætɪk
katabatic
ˌkætəˈbætɪk
metabatic
ˌmetəˈbætɪk
nonadiabatic
ˌnɒnˌædɪəˈbætɪk
sabbatic
səˈbætɪk
simatic
saɪˈmætɪk
static
ˈstætɪk
stereobatic
ˌstɛrɪəʊˈbætɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CATABATIC

catabases
catabasis
catabolic
catabolically
catabolism
catabolite
catabolize
catacaustic
catachresis
catachrestic
catachrestical
catachrestically
cataclases
cataclasis
cataclasm
cataclasmic
cataclastic
cataclinal
cataclysm
cataclysmal

WORDS THAT END LIKE CATABATIC

aquatic
aromatic
charismatic
Christian Democratic
cinematic
climatic
diplomatic
electrostatic
enzymatic
fanatic
hepatic
lunatic
pancreatic
pneumatic
pragmatic
problematic
schematic
systematic
thematic
traumatic

Synonyms and antonyms of catabatic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «catabatic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CATABATIC

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The translations of catabatic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «catabatic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

catabatic
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

catabáticos
570 millions of speakers

English

catabatic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

catabatic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تراجع المرض
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

стоковый
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

catabatic
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

catabatic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

catabatiques
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Catabatic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

katabatischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

catabatic
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

catabatic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Catabatic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

catabatic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

நோய் தணிவு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

सांकेतिक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

catabatic
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

catabatic
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

catabatic
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

стоковий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Catabatic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

catabatic
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

katabatische
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

catabatic
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

catabatic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of catabatic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CATABATIC»

The term «catabatic» is used very little and occupies the 180.282 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CATABATIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about catabatic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CATABATIC»

Discover the use of catabatic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to catabatic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Dante's "Commedia" and the Poetics of Christian Catabasis
My first proposition regarding literary uses of the catabatic theme is that texts dealing with the land of the dead are really talking about the land of the living. Filtering the world through a doctrinal religious prism, the otherworld of a catabatic ...
Lee Foust, 2008
2
Agroecology: Ecological Processes in Sustainable Agriculture
This heating and drying process is called catabatic warming and is responsible for the familiar rain shadow effect. Winds caused by catabatic warming occur commonly in the winter along east- facing slopes of the Sierra Nevada and Rocky  ...
Stephen R. Gliessman, Eric Engles, 1998
3
Classica Et Mediaevalia
propriate than that the Cumaean Sibyl should receive the Golden Bough that is essentially Aeneas' passport to the infernal regions in the catabatic cave - her other "home", tecta Sibyllae, belonging to the Avernian cult of the chthonic goddess ...
Dansk Selskab for Oldtids- og Mi, Holger Friis Johansen, 1996
4
The Antarctic Dictionary: A Complete Guide to Antarctic English
katabaticadjective. [Seekatabatic wind.] Of great strength. 1972Aurora. The officialjournal ofthe ANARE club [Melbourne] Apr: 13. A roaring, catabatic blast of approval and relief sweeps the gathered throng.
Bernadette Hince, 2000
5
Myth and Philosophy in Plato's Phaedrus
In particular, the theme of a descent to the underworld — KcxTotpotolg, a “going down” — was a well-established one in both the Greek and Near Eastern mythological traditions.l2 Plato's intimate familiarity with the catabatic genre is well ...
Daniel S. Werner, 2012
6
The Dead Sea: The Lake and Its Setting
3) the local sea breeze of the Dead Sea, whose mechanism is similar to that of the Mediterranean Sea breeze, and 4) the catabatic winds at the Dead Sea, which develop when the slopes of the hills surrounding the Dead Sea cool down after ...
Tina M. Niemi, Zvi Ben-Avraham, Joel Gat, 1997
7
Popular Mechanics
Downward airflow from high ground (catabatic cooling) produces winds until slightly after daybreak. Before flight, aeronauts may release small gas balloons to detect winds aloft. Once airborne, the only way to discover what's happening ...
8
Alpine Climbing: Techniques to Take You Higher
Winds The wind patterns already mentioned above are those associated with the large-scale circulation of highs and lows and the gusty winds of convective lifting. Other breezy events of interest to alpinists are catabatic winds and foehn, ...
Mark Houston, Kathy Cosley, 2004
9
Reign of the Quisling-Rodents
Reign of the Quisling-Rodents tells of the gradual bane of a society to perdition which is not so much due to its dehumanizing physical quality as it is to a collective consciousness which is rooted in apocalyptic rapacity.
Ngolle-Metuge, 2010
10
Cryosols: Permafrost-Affected Soils
In these conditions, higher temperature and orographic and catabatic winds increase evaporation (Brutsaert, 1982; Khromov and Petrosyants, 1994). 2.3. Geogenic factors An analysis of geogenic factors indicates a drastic decrease in the ...
John Kimble, 2004

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CATABATIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term catabatic is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The Last Flight of Dean Potter
Plus, evening often brings so-called catabatic winds — cold mountain air falling down the cliff face like water, drawing a wingsuit unpredictably ... «Men's Journal, May 15»
2
Backyard backcountry: Sierra Nevada overnight hiking
... a Gossamer The One tent, also about a pound and an ultralight and a Catabatic sleeping bag rated for 20 degrees and weighing around 25 ... «Reno Gazette Journal, Jul 14»
3
Tuesday results
Line, Catabatic (Bryce Frecklington) 5h 47m 35s 1, Helvetica (David Smith) 6h 15m 39s 2, Capricorn (Sam Tucker) 6h 52m 01s 3. Corrected ... «New Zealand Herald, Jan 08»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Catabatic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/catabatic>. Oct 2019 ».
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