[ koun-ter-kur-uh nt ]
/ ˈkaʊn tərˌkɜr ənt /
Related formscoun·ter·cur·rent·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for countercurrent
At sunset the countercurrent forced them to drop anchor before the Mosselbaaij.
Science definitions for countercurrent
[ koun′tər-kûr′ənt ]
A current that flows in an opposite direction to the flow of another current.
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