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ATMOSPHERE

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French Equivalent: Atmosphère

Definition:
The atmosphere is the mass of air surrounding the earth, composed largely of oxygen and nitrogen.

Source Publication:
Glossary of Environment Statistics, Studies in Methods, Series F, No. 67, United Nations, New York, 1997.

Statistical Theme: Environmental statistics

Created on Tuesday, September 25, 2001

Last updated on Wednesday, October 31, 2001