Definition of chromospheric in English:

chromospheric

adjective

Astronomy
  • See chromosphere

    • ‘This expansion of chromospheric plasma up into the corona during a flare is generally called chromospheric evaporation.’
    • ‘As the Sun went dark the corona became visible to all, although not much of a chromospheric display was seen, with only one notable prominence, perhaps two close by each other.’
    • ‘Thus, detection of this resonance will provide an important new constraint on chromospheric models.’
    • ‘The average chromospheric activity level in the early F-type stars is statistically identical in the three clusters and in field dwarfs.’
    • ‘The rings are images in the chromospheric and coronal emission lines and the streaks are the continuous emission from the corona.’

Pronunciation

chromospheric

/krəʊməˈsfɛrɪk/