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Mid-latitude cyclone and anticyclone

Mid-latitude cyclone and anticyclone

Cyclones are large areas of circulating air with clouds and precipitation being formed in its centre.

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Mid-latitude cyclone, anticyclone, cyclone, air pressure, occlusion, Coriolis effect, warm front, cold front, front line, precipitation, vortex, weather, atmosphere, cloud, wind, air, nature, geography

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