California Current

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Related to Californian Current: Equatorial Countercurrent, Brazil Current

California Current

n.
A cold current originating in the northern Pacific Ocean and passing southward and then southwestward along the western coast of North America.
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In comparison to eddies formed in other parts of the world, such as those spun off the Californian current and the Gulf Stream, Waite says early results from the Leeuwin current eddies are unexpected.
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