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The meaning of Geostrophic

ˌdʒiːə(ʊ)ˈstrɒfɪk

Geostrophic – definition

adjective

Relating to or denoting the component of a wind or current that arises from a balance between pressure gradients and coriolis forces.

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地转的

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Geostrofisch

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Géostrophique

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Geostrophisch

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भूस्थैतिक, परिभ्रमण पर निर्भर, भूव्यावर्ती, भूविक्षेपी

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Geostrofico

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지리학적

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Геострофический

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Geostrófico

Word origin

early 20th century: from geo- ‘of the earth’ + Greek strophē ‘a turning’ (from strephein ‘to turn’).

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