geostrophic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or concerning the pseudo power brought on by our planet's rotation.
    • . Discussing the balance, in the environment, involving the horizontal Coriolis forces together with horizontal pressure forces.
    • . Pertains to or comes from the deflective power exerted on environment due to the rotation of the planet.

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