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Term: Sensible heat polynya Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: A polynya that forms from the upwelling of warm (above-freezing) ocean water from lower depths; these can form in mid-ocean areas, far from coasts or other barriers.  NSIDCCryosphere 

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