gradient velocity

noun
variants: or gradient wind

Definition of gradient velocity

: the velocity of the air that would cause it to move parallel to the current isobar if without friction

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“Gradient velocity.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gradient%20velocity. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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