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upwell

[uhp-wel] /ʌpˈwɛl/
verb (used without object)
1.
to well up, as water from a spring.
Origin
1880-1885
1880-85; up- + well2
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Examples for upwell
  • Wind shifts cause surface waters to be blown away from shore and deep, colder waters to upwell into the inshore zone.

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