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convection cellnoun [C]

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the ​circularpattern of a ​gas, such as ​air, or a ​liquid, such as magma (= ​meltedrock under the ​surface of the ​earth), ​rising and ​falling as it ​becomeshotter and ​cooler
(Definition of convection cell from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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convection cellnoun [C]

 /kenˈvek·ʃən ˌsel/
earth science the ​circularpattern of a ​gas, such as ​air, or a ​liquid, such as magma (= ​meltedrock under the ​surface of the ​earth)rising and ​falling as it ​becomeshotter and ​cooler
(Definition of convection cell from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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