oceanog.


oceanog.
oceanography.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • acoustic theodolite — Oceanog. an acoustic device that records a continuous vertical profile of ocean currents at a particular site. [1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • bay ice — Oceanog. smooth sea ice formed in the sheltered waters of an arctic or antarctic bay. [1810 20] * * * …   Universalium

  • blind roller — Oceanog. a long ocean swell that rises almost to breaking as it passes over shoals. [1885 90] * * * …   Universalium

  • broken ice — Oceanog. sea ice that covers from 50 to 80 percent of the surface of water in any particular area. * * * …   Universalium

  • broken water — Oceanog. a patch of water whose surface is rippled or choppy, usually surrounded by relatively calm water. * * * …   Universalium

  • cross sea — Oceanog., Naut. a sea with a choppy surface produced by the intersection of waves from different storms. [1865 70] * * * …   Universalium

  • deep scattering layer — Oceanog. a zone of biological origin within the ocean, at a depth of 900 1200 ft. (270 360 m), which scatters sounding echoes. * * * …   Universalium


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