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English noun: conditions

1. conditions (state) the prevailing context that influences the performance or the outcome of a process

SamplesThere were wide variations in the conditions of observation.

Broader (hypernym)circumstance, context, setting

Domain usageplural, plural form

2. conditions (state) the set of circumstances that affect someone's welfare

SamplesHazardous working conditions.
Harsh living conditions.

Broader (hypernym)circumstance, context, setting

Domain usageplural, plural form

3. conditions (phenomenon) the atmospheric conditions that comprise the state of the atmosphere in terms of temperature and wind and clouds and precipitation

SamplesThey were hoping for good weather.
Every day we have weather conditions and yesterday was no exception.
The conditions were too rainy for playing in the snow.

Synonymsatmospheric condition, weather, weather condition

Broader (hypernym)atmospheric phenomenon

Narrower (hyponym)air current, atmosphere, atmospheric state, bad weather, cold weather, current of air, downfall, elements, fair weather, good weather, hot weather, inclemency, inclementness, precipitation, sunshine, temperateness, thaw, thawing, warming, wave, wind

Domain categorymeteorology

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