Definition of intertropical convergence zone in English:

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intertropical convergence zone

Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərˌträpikəl kənˈverjən(t)s ˌzōn/

noun

A narrow zone near the equator where northern and southern air masses converge, typically producing low atmospheric pressure.

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Syllabification: in·ter·trop·i·cal con·ver·gence zone

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