Of or regarding the atmosphere for the nature of or resembling the atmosphere as atmospheric atmosphere the atmospheric envelope regarding the planet
- associated with or located in the atmosphere
- Alt. of Atmospherical
1783, from environment + -ic. In this way of "creating a mood or mental environment" it's from 1908. Atmospherics "disturbances in wireless interaction" is from 1905.
(a.) Alt. of Atmospherical
Hecker took the opportunity of a voyage from Hamburg to La Plata, and in 1904 and 1905 of voyages in the Indian and Pacific Oceans to determine the local attraction over the ocean by comparing the atmospheric pressure measured by means of a mercurial barometer and a boiling-point thermometer, and obtained results similar to Scott Hansen's.