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Cromwell Current

Origin
after Townsend Cromwell (1922-58), U.S. oceanographer
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Cromwell Current

/ˈkrɒmwɛl; -wəl/
noun
1.
an equatorial Pacific current, flowing eastward from the Hawaiian Islands to the Galápagos Islands
Word Origin
C20: named after T. Cromwell (1922–58), US oceanographer
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