Subantarctic Intermediate Water

Subantarctic Intermediate Water

[¦səb·ant′ärd·ik ‚in·tər‚mēd·ē·ət ′wȯd·ər]
(oceanography)
A layer of water above the deep-water layer in the South Atlantic.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.