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Doldrums - Wikipedia

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The doldrums is a colloquial expression derived from historical maritime usage, which refers to those parts of the Atlantic Ocean and the Pacific Ocean affected by the Intertropical Convergence Zone...

What are the doldrums? - WFMZ

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May 26, 2016 ... The Doldrums are regions of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans that have little if any wind.

doldrums | meteorology | Britannica.com

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Jun 27, 2012 ... Doldrums, also called equatorial calms, equatorial regions of light ocean currents and winds within the intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ), ...

Doldrums: Definition & Location - Video & Lesson Transcript | Study ...

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Earth has a global pattern of winds that looks like the picture here, but the only part necessary to understanding the doldrums are the winds closest to the ...

The doldrums are the desert of the ocean | Red Bull

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Apr 20, 2016 ... In the doldrums, the sun becomes a laser beam and the sailors are exposed to raw, ... No wind at sunset in the Doldrums onboard Team Brunel.

In the doldrums - meaning and origin. - The Phrase Finder

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The Doldrums is the region of calm winds, centered slightly north of the equator and between the two belts of trade winds, which meet there and neutralize each ...

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doldrums (dŏl´drəmz) or equatorial belt of calms, area around the earth centered slightly north of the equator between the two belts of trade winds. The large ...

Doldrums - definition of doldrums by The Free Dictionary

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2. a dull, depressed mood; low spirits. 3. the doldrums,. a. a belt of calms and light baffling winds N of the equator between the N and S trade winds in the Atlantic ...

Doldrums | Define Doldrums at Dictionary.com

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Doldrums definition, a state of inactivity or stagnation, as in business or art: August is a ... a belt of calms and light baffling winds north of the equator between the ...

Trade Winds - Geography - About.com

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The names for the regions of the earth known as the trade winds, horse latitudes, and the doldrums all hark back to the age of sailing. Learn about these regions ...

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What are the doldrums?

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Jul 15, 2016 ... The "doldrums" is a popular nautical term that refers to the belt ... Here, the prevailing trade winds of the northern hemisphere blow to the ...

Down in the Doldrums (and the Horse Latitudes) | The Basement ...

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Sep 14, 2012 ... If you're feeling stuck in the doldrums today, it's likely that the last thing on your mind is ... As with the doldrums, however, winds here are weak.

The Doldrums - National Geographic

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The Volvo Ocean Race yachts are marvels of modern engineering, but, alas, they share a common flaw. They have to have wind. Granted, wind isn't normally in ...