arctic front

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Proper noun[edit]

arctic front

  1. (physics, meteorology) The semipermanent, semicontinuous front between the deep, cold arctic air and the shallower, basically less cold polar air of northern latitudes; generally comparable to the antarctic front of the southern hemisphere.

References[edit]

  • Source: FM 3-6 Field Behavior of NBC Agents.