Flugelhorn Fluidity

Fluid

Meanings and phrases

fluid

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adj.
  1. subject to change; variable; unstable
  2. smooth and unconstrained in movement; fluent; liquid; smooth
  3. characteristic of a fluid; capable of flowing and easily changing shape; runny
  4. in cash or easily convertible to cash; liquid
  5. affording change (especially in social status); mobile

fluid

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n.
  1. a substance that is fluid at room temperature and pressure
  2. continuous amorphous matter that tends to flow and to conform to the outline of its container: a liquid or a gas

Pascal 's law of fluid pressures

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n.
  1. pressure applied anywhere to a body of fluid causes a force to be transmitted equally in all directions; the force acts at right angles to any surface in contact with the fluid; Pascal's law

amnionic fluid

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n.
  1. the serous fluid in which the embryo is suspended inside the amnion; amniotic fluid; waters

amniotic fluid

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n.
  1. the serous fluid in which the embryo is suspended inside the amnion; amnionic fluid; waters
E.g.
  • A better option is the assessment of "Acetyl choline Esteras"e form amniotic fluid.
  • L-S or L/S ratio) is a test of fetal amniotic fluid to assess for fetal lung immaturity.
  • Further, if the amniotic fluid sac ruptures the shoulder or arm may become wedged as a shoulder presentation.

bodily fluid

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n.
  1. the liquid parts of the body; liquid body substance; body fluid; humor; humour

body fluid

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n.
  1. the liquid parts of the body; liquid body substance; bodily fluid; humor; humour
n.
  1. clear liquid produced in the ventricles of the brain; fills and protects cavities in the brain and spinal cord; spinal fluid
E.g.
  • The amount of cerebrospinal fluid varies by size and species.
  • Cases also display oligoclonal bands in the cerebrospinal fluid.
  • A CT scan can identify the site of a cerebrospinal fluid leakage.

digestive fluid

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n.
  1. secretions that aid digestion; digestive juice

drilling fluid

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n.
  1. a mixture of clays and chemicals and water; pumped down the drill pipe to lubricate and cool the drilling bit and to flush out the cuttings and to strengthen the sides of the hole; drilling mud
n.
  1. liquid containing proteins and electrolytes including the liquid in blood plasma and interstitial fluid; ECF

fluid drachm

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n.
  1. a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters; fluidram; fluid dram; drachm
  2. a unit of capacity or volume in the apothecary system equal to one eighth of a fluid ounce; fluidram; fluid dram; drachm

fluid dram

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n.
  1. a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 60 minims or 3.5516 cubic centimeters; fluidram; fluid drachm; drachm
  2. a unit of capacity or volume in the apothecary system equal to one eighth of a fluid ounce; fluidram; fluid drachm; drachm

fluid drive

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n.
  1. an automotive power coupling

fluid flywheel

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n.
  1. a kind of fluid coupling in which the flywheel is the driving rotor

fluid mechanics

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n.
  1. study of the mechanics of fluids; hydraulics
E.g.
  • He graduated from Tsinghua University in 1963 with a degree in fluid mechanics.
  • Sadiq's keen research in Statistical mechanics, fluid mechanics and Superconductivity.
  • List of equations in fluid mechanics This article summarizes equations in the theory of fluid mechanics.

fluid ounce

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n.
  1. a British imperial unit of capacity or volume (liquid or dry) equal to 8 fluid drams or 28.416 cubic centimeters (1.734 cubic inches); fluidounce
  2. a United States unit of capacity or volume equal to 1.804 cubic inches; fluidounce

interstitial fluid

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n.
  1. liquid found between the cells of the body that provides much of the liquid environment of the body
n.
  1. liquid contained inside the cell membranes (usually containing dissolved solutes)

seminal fluid

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n.
  1. the thick white fluid containing spermatozoa that is ejaculated by the male genital tract; semen; seed; ejaculate; cum; come

spinal fluid

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n.
  1. clear liquid produced in the ventricles of the brain; fills and protects cavities in the brain and spinal cord; cerebrospinal fluid

synovial fluid

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n.
  1. viscid lubricating fluid secreted by the membrane lining joints and tendon sheaths etc.; synovia

fluid dynamics

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E.g.
  • when they conducted research in lasers and fluid dynamics.
  • In fluid dynamics, such a vector field is a potential flow .
  • His research includes fluid dynamics and atmospheric dynamics.

fluid flow

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E.g.
  • A point in a fluid flow where the flow has come to rest (i.e.
  • A tee, the most common pipe fitting, is used to combine or divide fluid flow.
  • The GLM concept can also be incorporated into variational principles of fluid flow.

more fluid

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E.g.
  • In the Caribbean, social relations were more fluid.
  • The more pervious a thrombus, the more fluid it lets through.
  • Gender roles are more fluid in "A Tree" than in previous novels about young people.

working fluid

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E.g.
  • This fluid is called the working fluid.
  • Typically the inner container is immersed about halfway into the working fluid.
  • Most modern diffusion pumps use silicone oil or polyphenyl ethers as the working fluid.
E.g.
  • Both physical and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling are used.
  • Many popular books on computational fluid dynamics discuss the SIMPLE algorithm in detail.
  • The same class of tools useful for computational fluid dynamics is also useful for sinking a ship on the big screen.
E.g.
  • Both physical and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling are used.
  • Many popular books on computational fluid dynamics discuss the SIMPLE algorithm in detail.
  • The same class of tools useful for computational fluid dynamics is also useful for sinking a ship on the big screen.

hydraulic fluid

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E.g.
  • These rams were fed by hydraulic fluid at about .
  • This used a Citroën-specific hydraulic fluid.
  • They are one of the most common types of pumps for hydraulic fluid power applications.
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