Black Stream

Black Stream
Japan current Japan current A branch of the equatorial current of the Pacific, washing the eastern coast of Formosa and thence flowing northeastward past Japan and merging into the easterly drift of the North Pacific; -- called also {Kuro-Siwo}, or {Black Stream}, in allusion to the deep blue of its water. It is similar in may ways to the Gulf Stream. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Black Stream. — See Japan Current. * * * …   Universalium

  • Black Stream — Japan Current …   Eponyms, nicknames, and geographical games

  • Black Stream. — See Japan Current …   Useful english dictionary

  • Black Stream Hotel — (Рибейран Прету,Бразилия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: Rua General …   Каталог отелей

  • Black-naped Monarch — A male Black Naped Monarch flycatcher (ssp. styani) from the Western Ghats of India, Nilgiris district, Tamilnadu state. Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Black-rumped Flameback — Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Black-naped Oriole — Adult female diffusus (Hyderabad, India) Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Black Kite — Black Kite, Milvus migrans Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Black Drongo — Juvenile bird in Calcutta with some brown and white feathers. Note the white rictal spot at the base of the beak. Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • Black Swan emblems and popular culture — deals with the uses which have been made of the image of the Black Swan such as emblems, coins, logos, mascots and in the naming of sports teams.The Black Swan is the official state emblem of Western Australia, and is depicted on the Flag of… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”