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2009-07-01 13:45:00

The rain band near the equator that determines the supply of freshwater to nearly a billion people throughout the tropics and subtropics has been creeping north for more than 300 years, probably because of a warmer world, according to research published in the July issue of Nature Geoscience.


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bowerly
  • Large; stout; burly.
The word 'bowerly' is an alteration of 'burly'.