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Langmuir circulation

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  • n. a form of cylindrical motion found in the near-surface waters of lakes and oceans under windy conditions, characterized by lines or streaks of seaweed etc (called windrows) roughly parallel to the wind

Etymologies

From Irving Langmuir, American chemist and physicist. (Wiktionary)

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