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undercurrent

a current that is not apparent at the surface or lies beneath another current

undercurrent

[′ən·dər‚kə·rənt]
(oceanography)
A water current flowing beneath a surface current at a different speed or in a different direction.
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She began to look with her own eyes; to see and to apprehend the deeper undercurrents of life.
There were very few resident landlords in the neighborhood and also very few domestic or literate serfs, and in the lives of the peasantry of those parts the mysterious undercurrents in the life of the Russian people, the causes and meaning of which are so baffling to contemporaries, were more clearly and strongly noticeable than among others.
The concept of Undercurrent was initially conceived in response to the annual exodus of their clientele, to the house music capital of the world, Ibiza.
Undercurrent, Yammer, Zappos, Khan Academy, California Department of Public Health and Percolate are among the first companies to sign on as part of the movement in creating a fundamental shift in our way of working and organizing.
It was by far the most ethnically diverse school in the city, yet though I can remember a constant I can a constant undercurrent racial throughout city, but place I experience was at undercurrent of racial tension throughout the city, the one place I didn't experience it was at school.
We are fully hopeful that the undercurrent that was being seen in the favour of Congress, has turned into reality.
Pensioner Raman Nair died when a strong undercurrent pulled her out to sea while she was snorkeling with her family near the five-star Le Touessrok Hotel, in Mauritius in the Indian Ocean.
When the youths discover the body of a murdered man among the reeds and are interrogated, even though the body has disappeared, the mystery of who and why runs as an undercurrent through the remainder of the story.
Under Muni's deft direction, the erotic undercurrent in the story was accented several times--when a bare-chested Miles, lying supine on a bed, beckoned the Governess to him, for example.
09 -- Undercurrent is a valuable contribution to the region's artistic agenda, as it highlights a number of outstanding Egyptian artists," said Amel B.
I talk to a lot of folks, and that is the undercurrent I'm hearing,'' Williams agreed.
Undercurrent will be projected onto the walls of the National Glass Centre during the opening night gala of AV in Sunderland.