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Petrichor is the smell of rain. The words comes from the Greek words 'petra' meaning stone and 'ichor' which in Greek mythology refers to the golden fluid that flows in the veins of the immortals.
Met Office meteorologist Aidan McGivern takes a closer look at radar and raindrops
'March winds and April showers bring forth May flowers'
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