occluded front


noun Meteorology.

  1. a composite front formed when a cold front overtakes a warm front and forces it aloft.

noun

  1. meteorol the line or plane occurring where the cold front of a depression has overtaken the warm front, raising the warm sector from ground levelAlso called: occlusion

  1. The front formed when a cold front occludes a warm front. Compare cold front warm front.

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