Overview

cum sole


Related Overviews

 

'cum sole' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Meteorology and Climatology

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

[Latin: ‘with the Sun’]

In the same direction as the Sun, i.e. clockwise in the northern hemisphere, anticlockwise in the southern. This is a useful term for describing the curvature of the path of a tidal current (for example), particularly when the forces involved give rise to opposite curvature in the two hemispheres (as in the Coriolis effect.)

Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.