antiestuarine circulation

antiestuarine circulation

[‚an·tē¦es·chə·wə‚rēn ‚ser·kyü′lā·shən]
(oceanography)
In an estuary, the inflow of low-salinity surface water over a deeper outflowing (seaward), dense, high-salinity water layer.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.