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(at′mŏs-fēr″)

[Gr. atmos, vapor + sphere]

1. The gases surrounding the earth.
2. Climatic condition of a locality.
3. In physics, the pressure of the air on the earth at mean sea level, approx. 14.7 lb/sq in (101,325 pascals or 760 torr).
4. In chemistry, any gaseous medium around a body.
atmospheric (at″mŏs-fēr′ik), adj.

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TY - ELEC T1 - atmosphere ID - 735606 ED - Venes,Donald, BT - Taber's Medical Dictionary UR - https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/735606/all/atmosphere PB - F.A. Davis Company ET - 23 DB - Nursing Central DP - Unbound Medicine ER -