Droplet vs Graupel - What's the difference?

droplet | graupel |


As nouns the difference between droplet and graupel

is that droplet is a very small drop while graupel is (uncountable) a precipitation that forms when supercooled droplets of water condense on a snowflake.

droplet

Noun

(en noun)
  • A very small drop.
  • Derived terms

    * droplet infection

    graupel

    English

    Noun

  • (uncountable) A precipitation that forms when supercooled droplets of water condense on a snowflake.
  • (countable) The result of this process, a small ball of rime.
  • See also

    * ice pellets * sleet * snow * freezing rain

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