Thinning flux

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Term: Thinning flux
Definition: The mass flux through a vertical cross section corresponding to the decrease of mass upglacier from the section (that is, the integral of density over the thickness of the glacier and the upglacier area).
Created 2022.03.08
Last Modified 2023.03.27
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