Definition of intertropical convergence zone in English:

intertropical convergence zone

Line breaks: intertropical con|ver¦gence zone
Pronunciation: /ˌɪntəˈtrɒpɪk(ə)l
 
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noun

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

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