nimbus, nimbus cloud, rain cloud(noun)
a dark grey cloud bearing rain
A nimbus cloud is a cloud that produces precipitation. Usually the precipitation reaches the ground as rain, hail, snow, or sleet. Falling precipitation may evaporate as virga. Since nimbus clouds are dense with water, they appear darker than other clouds. Additionally, nimbus clouds can be characterized by their great height. Nimbus clouds are formed at low altitudes and are typically spread uniformly across the sky.
The numerical value of nimbus cloud in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of nimbus cloud in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
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