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Volume 10, issue 2
Ocean Sci., 10, 227–241, 2014
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Ocean Sci., 10, 227–241, 2014
© Author(s) 2014. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 14 Apr 2014

Research article | 14 Apr 2014

The role of subpolar deep water formation and Nordic Seas overflows in simulated multidecadal variability of the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation

K. Lohmann et al.
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