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metalimnion

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

meta- +‎ Ancient Greek λιμνίον (limníon), diminutive of λίμνη (límnē, lake).

NounEdit

metalimnion (plural metalimnions or metalimnia)

  1. (in lakes) A thermocline.

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