clinolimnion
that part of the hypolimnion of a lake where the rate of heating falls exponentially with depth

Dictionary of ichthyology. 2009.

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  • clinolimnion — cli·no·lim·ni·on …   English syllables

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  • bathylimnion — |bathə̇+ noun (plural bathylimnia) Etymology: New Latin, from bathy + limnion : the deeper part of the hypolimnion distinguished by rather constant rates of heat absorption at different depths compare clinolimnion …   Useful english dictionary

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