Definition of Thermohaline

1. Adjective. of, or relating to a combination of temperature and salinity ¹



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Definition of Thermohaline

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Thermohaline

thermogenous
thermogram
thermograms
thermograph
thermographer
thermographers
thermographic
thermographies
thermographs
thermography
thermography-breast
thermogravimeter
thermogravimetric
thermogravimetrically
thermogravimetry
thermohaline (current term)
thermohaline circulation
thermohardening
thermohydrometer
thermohydrometers
thermohydrometric
thermohyperalgesia
thermohyperesthesia
thermohypesthesia
thermohypoesthesia
thermoinhibitory
thermointegrator
thermojet
thermojunction
thermojunctions

Literary usage of Thermohaline

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1. Turning Up the Heat: How Global Warming Threatens Life in the Sea by Amy Mathews-Amos, Dwann A. Berntson (1999)
"Second, thermohaline circulation acts to redistribute heat from the equators ... Because thermohaline circulation is driven by density differences of water ..."

2. Our Changing Planet: The FY 1999 U. S. Global Change Research Program by Rick Piltz (1999)
"This salinity plays an important role in determining the intensity of the deep ocean thermohaline circulation that brings substantial amounts of heat to the ..."

3. Preparing for Climate Change: Proceedings, Second North American Conference (1993)
"The thermohaline component of ocean circulation (ie, that component driven by global temperature and salinity differences rather than directly by wind) is ..."

4. Proceedings of the 11th Annual Pacific Climate (PACLIM) Workshop edited by Caroline M. Isaacs, Vera L. Tharp (1995)
"Stability and variability of the thermohaline _ circulation. J. Phys. Oceanogr. ... thermohaline effects in the ocean circulation and related simple models. ..."

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