Rip Current

Science / Geology / Rip Current: A strong, narrow current of high velocity and short duration that flows seaward through the breaker zone. Caused when a build up of water pushed onto the beach by winds and waves returns seaward.
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Other Words for Current

Current Adjective Synonyms: contemporary, ongoing, present, contemporaneous, simultaneous, coeval
Current Noun Synonyms: course, progress, tendency, tenor, drift, trend, inclination, mainstream
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Other Words for Rip

Rip Adjective Synonyms: tear, rent, split, gash, slash, rift, cleft, rupture
Rip Verb Synonyms: tear (apart or asunder), rend, be torn or rent, split, cut (apart)
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Round-Trip Trade

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Round Tripper

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Round Trip

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Rotary Current

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Round-Trip Transactions Costs

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Scrip

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