What does "stratus" mean?

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Stratus is a type of cloud that is characterized by a gray horizontal layer and is mostly used to predict weather. This type of cloud is responsible for bringing rain or snow.
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stra·tus
[strey-tuhs, strat-uhs]
NOUN [PLURAL STRA·TI]
1.
a cloud of a class characterized by a gray, horizontal layer with a uniform base, found at a lower altitude than altostratus, usually below 8000 feet (2400 meters).
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