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weather forecast

     ( weather forecasts    plural  ) A weather forecast is a statement saying what the weather will be like the next day or for the next few days.      n-count  
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1    climate, conditions  
2    under the weather:     
a    ailing, below par, ill, indisposed, nauseous, not well, off-colour, out of sorts, poorly     (informal)   seedy     (informal)   sick  
b    crapulent, crapulous, drunk, flying     (slang)   groggy     (informal)   hung over     (informal)   inebriated, intoxicated, one over the eight     (slang)   the worse for drink, three sheets in the wind     (informal)   under the influence     (informal)  
3    expose, harden, season, toughen  
4    bear up against, brave, come through, endure, get through, live through, make it     (informal)   overcome, pull through, resist, ride out, rise above, stand, stick it out     (informal)   suffer, surmount, survive, withstand  
4    cave in, collapse, fail, fall, give in, go under, succumb, surrender, yield  

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distinctive scent that accompanies the rain and rises up from the ground especially after a period of warm and dry weather
Ex.: And we could smell the scent of wheat and petrichor rising up in the air as a silent clamour.
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