downwelling

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Etymology[edit]

down- +‎ welling

Noun[edit]

downwelling (plural downwellings)

  1. The sinking of a higher-density medium through a lower-density one.
  2. A current caused by the clash of two currents causing one to dive down.

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Verb[edit]

downwelling

  1. present participle of downwell