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out·flow

 (out′flō′)
n.
1. The act or process of flowing out: watched the outflow of the tide.
2.
a. Something that flows out: an outflow of water from a power plant.
b. The amount flowing out: a heavy outflow of cash from the country.
intr.v. out·flowed, out·flow·ing, out·flows
To issue or stream out, in or as if in a flow: Too much money is outflowing from our household.

outflow

(ˈaʊtˌfləʊ)
n
1. anything that flows out, such as liquid, money, ideas, etc
2. the amount that flows out
3. the act or process of flowing out

out•flow

(ˈaʊtˌfloʊ)

n.
1. the act of flowing out.
2. something that flows out.
3. any outward movement.
[1790–1800]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.outflow - the discharge of a fluid from some containeroutflow - the discharge of a fluid from some container; "they tried to stop the escape of gas from the damaged pipe"; "he had to clean up the leak"
outpouring, discharge, run - the pouring forth of a fluid
2.outflow - the process of flowing out
flow - any uninterrupted stream or discharge
inflow, influx - the process of flowing in
3.outflow - a natural flow of ground wateroutflow - a natural flow of ground water  
Fountain of Youth - a fountain described in folk tales as able to make people young again; "Ponce de Leon discovered Florida while searching for the Fountain of Youth"
geological formation, formation - (geology) the geological features of the earth
geyser - a spring that discharges hot water and steam
hot spring, thermal spring - a natural spring of water at a temperature of 70 F or above

outflow

noun
1. stream, issue, flow, rush, emergence, spate, deluge, outpouring, effusion, emanation, efflux an increasing outflow of refugees from the country
2. discharge, flow, jet, cascade, ebb, gush, drainage, torrent, deluge, spurt, spout, outpouring, outfall, efflux, effluence, debouchment an outflow of freshwater from a river

outflow

noun
A sudden or rapid flowing outward:
Translations

outflow

[ˈaʊtfləʊ] Nefusión f; [of capital etc] → fuga f, salida f (Mech) → tubo m de salida

outflow

[ˈaʊtfləʊ] n
[money] → sortie m
There was a net outflow of about £650m in short-term capital → Il y a eu une sortie de capital à court terme d'environ 650 millions de livres net.
[people] → exode m
an increasing outflow of refugees → un exode croissant de réfugiés
(= pipe) → écoulement m

outflow

[ˈaʊtˌfləʊ] n (for liquid) → scarico

outflow

n. derrame, salida, flujo.
References in classic literature ?
It was heavy, this vapour, heavier than the densest smoke, so that, after the first tumultuous uprush and outflow of its impact, it sank down through the air and poured over the ground in a manner rather liquid than gaseous, abandoning the hills, and streaming into the valleys and ditches and watercourses even as I have heard the carbonic-acid gas that pours from volcanic clefts is wont to do.
All this heated tirade, this outflow of passionate words and ecstatic ideas which seemed to hustle and tumble over each other as they fell from his lips, bore evidence of some unusually disturbed mental condition in the young fellow who had "boiled over" in such a remarkable manner, without any apparent reason.
The Swiss Banking Association said that India, which took fourth place for outflow, holds more black money than the rest of the world combined.
The current capital outflow episode in China is a more sustained and severe episode relative to those seen in the past," they wrote.
The National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia (NBRM) is taking precautions of temporary nature in case of more prominent capital outflow from the Republic of Macedonia to Greece that could seriously upset the balance of payments and the stability of the financial system.
According to the minister, in 2013 UAE's FDI outflow was valued at 38 per cent of the total world's outflows.
3bn in August, the largest outflow since January 2010 when the IIF dataset begins.
3 billion in August, the largest outflow since January 2010 when the IIF dataset begins.
If a business situation involves more than one investment line, the data subreport can be set up like the Outflow sections we completed in May and June.
The new research focuses on HH 46/47, the bipolar outflow from a protostar forming on the outskirts of the Gum Nebula, at about 1,400 light-years away.
To refute allegations and information on capital outflow from Serbia presented by some media, the NBS informs the public that both the pace and volume of capital withdrawal by foreign banks in Serbia declined in the first half of 2013 relative to the same period last year.
23, 2012 (CENS) -- Taiwan's policy to curb realty speculation and levy stock trading tax is dampening investment interest to force outflow of capital.