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crosscurrent

n.1.a stretch of turbulent water in the sea.
2.a tendency or sentiment within a group which conflicts with that of the majority; - often used in the plural.
Noun1.crosscurrent - a stretch of turbulent water in a river or the sea caused by one current flowing into or across another current
2.crosscurrent - actions counter to the main group activity; "political crosscurrents disrupted the conference"
Synonyms: countercurrent
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