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Example sentences for gyre

It was not swimming endlessly with the school in a clockwise gyre.
Wind and ocean currents sweep up this garbage and deposit it in this slow-moving gyre.
Steering her was futile, and the vessel slid slowly down the wall of the gyre.
Within the subtropical gyre, one sees a tongue of high-salinity water intruding from the outcrop line.
In the southern deep gyre the effects of upwelling are likely confined to the coast, and are not well resolved with this data set.

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