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inversion

1) Climatic phenomenon or phenomenon (inversion), in which the normally decreasing temperature at a barrier layer increases abruptly. Due to fogging, it remains cold in the valley, but beyond the cloud boundary, it is sunny and warmer. See also the topic under climate and Weather,

2) name for the conversion (also hydrolysis ) of the multiple sugar type sucrose into their two components or simple sugars fructose (Fructose) and glucose (Glucose). See also under invertase and invert sugar,

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