surging breaker

surging breaker

[′sərj·iŋ ′brā·kər]
(oceanography)
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The evolution of the wave breaking is sorted into three stages: plunging breakers, spilling breakers and surging breakers. As the spilling breakers is sharply steepened and does not contain the air, this paper use the spilling ones to simulate the typical complex sea surfaces.
* There are three types of breaking waves: surging breakers, spilling breakers, and plunging breakers.