Word of the Day #1: Altocumulus

Altocumulus Cloud over Lincolnshire

Altocumulus Cloud over Lincolnshire

Word of the Day is designed to help children learn how to use a dictionary, whilst simultaneously expanding their vocabulary. Today’s Word of the Day begins with the letter ‘A’ and is based on November’s Brilliant Quiz: Weather. The word is: altocumulus.

altocumulus n. (meteor.) Continuous veil of cloud, thin or thick, of medium height.

 

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