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Our comprehensive glossary is available to assist in your understanding of the S'COOL lesson plan vocabulary words. Please select the first letter of the word you wish to check for a definition and further information.


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Weather word translations
U
Universal Time:
Standard time at longitude = 0 (the longitude line which goes through Greenwich, England) which is used as a standard around the world to assist in synchronizing data collection..   Look here to figure out the time offset from UT to your time zone.