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Term: Polar wind Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Stream of plasma escaping (dispersing) from the terrestrial atmosphere above the regions of the geomagnetic poles and moving along the magnetospheric lines of force.  WMOMeteoterm 

The permanent outflow of ionization from the polar regions of the magnetosphere.  AMSglossary 

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