flow of air

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Noun1.flow of air - the flow of airflow of air - the flow of air; "she adjusted the fan so that the airflow was directed right at her"
flow, flowing - the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
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The boys among the mob outside intercepted the flow of air by climbing on each other's shoulders and looking in at the meeting, through the gaps left by the shattered glass.
Bahrain is set to upgrade the air navigation system and instrument landing system (ILS) in a bid to improve standards and the flow of air traffic at the kingdom's international airport.
The initiative, which will see the airport using the world's latest landing technology, aims to improve standards and the flow of air traffic.
A control assembly regulator controls a flow of air to and from a tire-mounted air pumping tube.
Conclusion: Cerebral venous air embolism may occur after pneumatosis intestinalis by a retrograde flow of air from the mesenteric veins and portal vein.
Brick isolation stopping at 58LN panel in Section 02 to cut-off flow of air entering into the panel at Orient Colliery, Mine No-03,Orient Area.
DFS Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH is a state-owned company under private law that ensures the safe and punctual flow of air traffic over Germany.
The smart BLDC actuator is specialized for performing precise movements in high temperature, high vibration applications such as regulating the flow of air entering variable geometry turbochargers.
Operator protection is achieved through the flow of air from the laboratory (around the operator) and into the enclosures front air grille.
Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Enershield air barrier equipment controls the flow of air between the building and outside to minimise energy loss and to create a barrier for insect and dust control.
OSA occurs when the tissue in the back of the throat relaxes and blocks the flow of air to the lungs.
Ensures low pressure and flow of air into the tank or reservoir via a pressure regulator.