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lysocline

[lahy-suh-klahyn] /ˈlaɪ səˌklaɪn/
noun, Oceanography
1.
the depth of the ocean at which the solubility of calcium carbonate increases substantially.
Origin
1965-1970
1965-70; lyso- + -cline
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