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inversion

1) Climatic phenomenon or phenomenon (reversal), in which the temperature, which normally decreases with altitude, increases suddenly at a barrier layer. It remains cold in the valley due to the formation of fog, but it is sunny and warmer beyond the cloud line. See also under climate and Weather,

2) Name for the conversion (also hydrolysis ) of the multiple sugar type sucrose in their two building blocks or simple sugar types fructose (Fructose) and glucose (Glucose). See also under invertase and invert sugar,

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