conservative concentrations

conservative concentrations

[kən′sər·və·tiv ‚kän·sən′trā·shənz]
(oceanography)
Concentrations such as heat content or salinity occurring in bodies of water that are altered locally, except at the boundaries, by processes of diffusion and advection only.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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