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Nevada

Means "snowcapped" in Spanish

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    Chionophobia

    The fear of snow

    Dew

    Droplets of water which have condensed on objects, such as plants, which have cooled below the dewpoint temperature of the air.

    Barograph

    A recording barometer.

    July

    Named to honor Roman dictator Julius Caesar (100-44B.C.). In 46 B.C., Julius Caesar, with the help of Sosigenes, developed the Julian calendar, the precursor to the Gregorian calendar we use today.

    Ceilometer

    A cloud yardstick. A ceilometer measures the height of clouds.

    October

    From the Latin word octo, "eight," because this had been the eighth month of the early Roman calendar.

    Minnesota

    The name is from the Sioux word meaning "sky-tinted water" or "cloudy water."


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