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sub-tropical convergence zone
(English) Ocean region where warmer water of tropical origin interfaces with water originating in colder regions; in the southern hemisphere in the general vicinity of latitude 40°S. (See also: convergence, oceanography)
convergência sub-tropical
(Portuguese) Região do oceano onde as águas quentes das zonas tropicais contactam águas de regiões mais frias; no hemisfério sul encontra-se na latitude 40º. (See also: convergence, oceanography)

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