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baroclinity

[bar-uh-klin-i-tee] /ˌbær əˈklɪn ɪ ti/
noun, Meteorology
1.
a common state of fluid stratification in which surfaces of constant pressure and others of constant density are not parallel but intersect.
Also, baroclinicity
[bar-uh-kli-nis-i-tee] /ˌbær ə klɪˈnɪs ɪ ti/ (Show IPA)
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Compare barotropy.
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