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Definition:
The long-period, undulating waves that propagate energy to great
distances from the point of generation; the source of "breakers" along the
beach.  
Reference:
Neshyba, S. 1987. Oceanography, Perspectives on a Fluid Earth. John Wiley and
Sons, Inc. p. 490.
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