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vata

In Ayurvedic medicine this is one of three doshas (the other two being pitta and kapha) and resulting from the combination of the Bhutas air and ether by agni.
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Aylward and Johnston had been engaged in throwing light tufts of grass into the air to gauge the wind force, and a hoarse whisper passed down the ranks from the file-leaders to the men, with scraps of advice and admonition.
(local time) with a maximum wind force of 187 kilometers per hour.
In his words, at present, the wind force is being measured at the port.
[45] explored that wind force acting on the vehicle has great effect on occurrence of traffic accidents.
On the other hand, the self-excited wind force acting on the guideway girder is caused by the interaction of the wind flow with the guideway motion.
Meranti, the largest typhoon this year, made landfall in Xiamen City Thursday morning, with a maximum 15-grade wind force bringing extraordinary rainstorms.
The Fluvanna Wind Energy Project was developed under Tri Global Energy's proprietary business model, the Wind Force Plan, which allows local landowners and community investors the opportunity to partner with and have a substantial ownership in the wind project development that leased their land.
A met mast is not subject to lateral forces or overturning moments comparable to those generated by the wind force on the rotor of a large wind turbine.
According to the Meteorology Department, winds went as high as 7 on the Beaufort wind force scale.
The singe-gate construction means the very wide gate will be subject to the maximum wind force and any closure will not only impact traffic but pedestrians also.
ABSTRACT: Selection of wind force resisting system is an important decision in the design of tall buildings, especially for those located in hurricane prone regions.