daily variation


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daily variation

[¦dā·lē ‚ver·ē′ā·shən]
(geophysics)
Oscillation occurring in the earth's magnetic field in a 1-day period.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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