- West Greenland Current
an ocean current flowing northward along the west coast of Greenland.
* * *cool flow of water proceeding northward along the west coast of Greenland. See Greenland Current.
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West Greenland Current — The West Greenland Current is a weak cold water current that flows to the north along the west coast of Greenland. The current results from the movement of water flowing around the southernmost point of Greenland caused by the East Greenland… … Wikipedia
West Greenland Current — an ocean current flowing northward along the west coast of Greenland … Useful english dictionary
Greenland Current — may refer to: *West Greenland Current *East Greenland Current … Wikipedia
Greenland Current — the ocean current flowing clockwise around S Greenland. * * * ▪ oceanic current surface oceanic current, a combination of polar sea surface drift, return flow of the North Atlantic Current, and Irminger Current waters. The East Greenland… … Universalium
East Greenland Current — The East Greenland Current originates in the Arctic Ocean and brings cold, low salinity, southbound water along the East Coast of Greenland. It is one of the five main currents that make up the subpolar gyre, which provides a major outflow of… … Wikipedia
Greenland Sea — Greenland Sea … Wikipedia
Greenland Sea — a part of the Arctic Ocean, NE of Greenland and N of Iceland. * * * ▪ sea, Arctic Ocean Danish and Norwegian GrØnlandshavet outlying portion of the Arctic Ocean, with an area of 465,000 square miles (1,205,000 square km). It lies south of … Universalium
Current sea level rise — This article is about the current and future rise in sea level associated with global warming. For sea level changes in Earth s history, see Sea level#Changes through geologic time. Sea level measurements from 23 long tide gauge records in… … Wikipedia
Greenland — For other uses, see Greenland (disambiguation). Greenland Kalaallit Nunaat (Kalaallisut) Grønland (Danish) … Wikipedia
Greenland — Greenlander, n. Greenlandish, adj. /green leuhnd, land /, n. a self governing island belonging to Denmark, located NE of North America: the largest island in the world. 55,558; ab. 844,000 sq. mi. (2,186,000 sq. km); over 700,000 sq. mi.… … Universalium