n.1.An accumulation; a heap.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Maron and Pierce (38) established an empirical equation for introducing the critical pilement factor ([[PHI].sub.m]) that accounted for the geometric shape of the particles by the following relation:
The critical pilement factor [[PHI].sub.m] of CSf and CSnf was calculated and equal to 0.26 and 0.34, respectively (Table 2).