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1. Thermocline
Layer of water between the warmer surface zone and the colder deep zone of a thermally stratified body of water. In the thermocline, temperature decreases rapidly with depth.

2. Thermocline
Zone of water in a stratified lake in which temperature and oxygen concentration drop precipitously with depth.

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