amphidromic region

amphidromic region

[¦am·fə¦dräm·ik ′rē·jən]
(mapping)
An area surrounding an amphidromic point in which the cotidal lines radiate from the no-tide point and progress through all hours of the tide cycle.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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