adverse weather conditions


adverse weather conditions
n несприятливі метеорологічні умови

English-Ukrainian military dictionary. 2015.

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  • Adverse Weather Conditions —   Reduced streamflow, lack of rain in the drainage basin, or low water supply behind a pondage or reservoir dam resulting in a reduced gross head that limits the production of hydroelectric power or forces restrictions to be placed on… …   Energy terms

  • adverse — adverse, averse These two words both come from the Latin word vertere ‘to turn’, but averse (= turning away) means ‘opposed to’ and is typically used in negative contexts of people, whereas adverse (= turning towards, hostilely) is used of things …   Modern English usage

  • weather — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ beautiful, excellent, fair, fine, glorious, good, great, ideal, lovely, nice, p …   Collocations dictionary

  • adverse — 01. [Adverse] weather conditions are making it difficult for rescuers to reach a sinking ship off the coast of British Columbia. 02. Mexico s economy has been [adversely] affected by the recession in the U.S. 03. The governor has received a great …   Grammatical examples in English

  • adverse — ad|verse [ˈædvə:s US ə:rs] adj [Date: 1300 1400; Origin: Early French advers, from Latin adversus, past participle of advertere; ADVERT] 1.) not good or favourable ▪ They fear it could have an adverse effect on global financial markets. ▪ Miller… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • adverse — adjective 1 not favourable: an adverse report | adverse publicity 2 adverse conditions/effects etc conditions etc that make it difficult for something to happen or exist: We had to abandon the climb because of adverse weather conditions.… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • adverse — ad|verse [ æd vɜrs ] adjective * negative, unpleasant, or harmful: an adverse reaction from the public adverse consequences have an adverse effect on: The drug has so far had no adverse effect on patients. a. likely to cause problems: adverse… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • adverse */ — UK [ˈædvɜː(r)s] / US [ædˈvɜrs] adjective a) negative, unpleasant, or harmful an adverse reaction from the public adverse consequences have an adverse effect on: The drug has so far had no adverse effect on patients. b) likely to cause problems… …   English dictionary

  • adverse — adjective 1) adverse weather conditions Syn: unfavorable, disadvantageous, inauspicious, unpropitious, unfortunate, unlucky, untimely, untoward Ant: favorable, auspicious 2) the drug s adverse side effects …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • adverse — [ˈædvɜːs] adj not good, or likely to cause problems adverse weather conditions[/ex] an adverse reaction from the public[/ex] adversely adv …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • adverse — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Hostile] Syn. antagonistic, conflicting, inimical; see opposing 2 , unfriendly 1 . 2. [Unfavorable] Syn. unpropitious, inopportune, disadvantageous; see unfavorable 2 . II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) a.… …   English dictionary for students

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