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Maunder minimum Line breaks: Maun|der min|imum
Pronunciation: /ˈmɔːndə/

Definition of Maunder minimum in English:

A prolonged minimum in sunspot activity on the sun between about 1645 and 1715, which coincided with the Little Ice Age in the northern hemisphere.


1970s: named after Edward W. Maunder (1851–1928), English astronomer.

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