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Peru Current

noun
  1. a cold Pacific Ocean current flowing N along the coasts of Chile and Peru.
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Also called Humboldt Current.
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Peru Current

noun
  1. another name for the Humboldt Current
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Peru Current

[pə-rōō]
  1. See Humboldt Current.
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