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ferrel's law

Ferrel's law
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fer-uh lz]
    • /ˈfɛr əlz/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fer-uh lz]
    • /ˈfɛr əlz/

Definition of ferrel's law words

  • noun ferrel's law the law that wind is deflected to the right in the Northern Hemisphere and to the left in the Southern Hemisphere, derived from the application of the Coriolis effect to air masses. 1

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ferrel's law popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 32% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 65% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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