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Cromwell Current


Origin:
after Townsend Cromwell (1922–58), U.S. oceanographer

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Cromwell Current (ˈkrɒmwɛl, -wəl)
 
n
an equatorial Pacific current, flowing eastward from the Hawaiian Islands to the Galápagos Islands
 
[C20: named after T. Cromwell (1922--58), US oceanographer]

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