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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.
KARACHI -- Outflow of profits and dividends on foreign investments from the country have increased by 26 per cent in the first seven months of the 2017-18, putting more pressure on country's ability to make payments on its foreign obligations.
Foreign portfolio investments swung to a net outflow of $563.
Summary: A report revealed that illicit financial practices by Lebanese firms are rife and estimated the illegal capital outflow at around $2 billion a year.
21, 2012 (CENS) -- In the second quarter this year, Taiwan's financial account under the balance of payment suffered a net outflow for the eighth quarter in a row, with the accumulated amount of net outflow reaching US$51.
If there are two separate liabilities to two separate parties, incurrence of the second liability generally should be treated as a financing inflow and payoff of the first liability considered a financing outflow.
Current treatments aim to reduce intraocular pressure either by reducing the production or by increasing the outflow of aqueous humor.
27 billion in outflow, reversing the net outflow posted during the two preceding months as well as a year ago, latest BSP data showed.
076-billion inflows, resulting in a net outflow of $644.
billion outflow in Equity Hedge strategies while continued
More so-called 'hot money' fled the country in the first week of 2017, resulting in a net outflow of $59.