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  1. exposure to the sun's rays
    Isolation
  2. the envelope of gases surrounding earth or another planet
    Atmosphere
  3. lowest region of the atmosphere
    Troposphere
  4. is the force exerted onto a surface by the weight of the air
    Air Pressure
  5. the state of the atmosphere at a place and time as regards heat,dryness,sunshine,wind and rain
    Weather
  6. an instrument measuring atmospheric pressure used especially in forecasting the weather and determining altitude
    Barometer
  7. gaseous phase of water
    Water Vapor
  8. the amount of water vapor in the atmosphere or gas
    humidity
  9. the process of turning liquid into vapor
    Evaporation
  10. water that collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid air is in contact with it
    Condensation
  11. the amount of water vapor present in the air expressed as a percentage of the amount needed for saturation at the same temperature
    Relative Humidity

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Isolation:exposure to the sun's rays,Atmosphere:the envelope of gases surrounding earth or another planet,Troposphere: lowest region of the atmosphere(6-10 km), Air Pressure: is the force exerted onto a surface by the weight of the air, Weather: the state of the atmosphere at a place and time as regards heat,dryness,sunshine,wind and rain,Barometer: an instrument measuring atmospheric pressure used especially in forecasting the weather and determining altitude, Water Vapor: gaseous phase of water, humidity: the amount of Condensation: water that collects as droplets on a cold surface when humid air is in contact with it, Relative Humidity: the amount of water vapor present in the air expressed as a percentage of the amount needed for saturation at the same temperature.
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