gaseous state


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Noun1.gaseous state - the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscositygaseous state - the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container
state of matter, state - (chemistry) the three traditional states of matter are solids (fixed shape and volume) and liquids (fixed volume and shaped by the container) and gases (filling the container); "the solid state of water is called ice"
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In fact, he would have perceived this sun, as yet in the gaseous state, and composed of moving molecules, revolving round its axis in order to accomplish its work of concentration.
This plant will return imported liquefied gas to its gaseous state, with a maximum of 750m scf/day, in preparation for pumping it into the national gas grid and local consumption.
Further, it will be brought to the gaseous state and sent via Romanian gas infrastructure for meeting the demands of Romania and other European countries.
Following a major project to substantially increase the LNG handling capacity at Grain LNG, which has seen new storage tanks installed with four times the capacity of each of the originals, it was decided to upgrade the process heating system that converts the LNG to a gaseous state. Working closely with National Grid, Babcock Wanson says it has designed a sophisticated steam generation system based on two of its 7000kg/h VPX Rapid Steam Generator to replace the existing two 3.5 tonne boilers on site.
The oil is heated at 200 degree centigrade or more, which removes all impurities including water and other odiferous materials by disintegrating them and turning them into gaseous state. These gases are then sucked out through the vacuum system which results in a chemical free, pure end product.
The oil is heated at 200 degree centigrade, which removes all impurities by turning them into gaseous state. These gases are then sucked out through the vaccum system which results in a chemical free, pure end product.
The dry winds cause snowflakes floating in the air to sublimate, instantly changing them from a solid to a gaseous state and preventing them from ever reaching the ground and accumulating.
Petronet operates a 15 million tonnes per annum terminal at Dahej in Gujarat for import of LNG and converting the liquid fuel back to its gaseous state before piping it to customers.
The titanium oxide snow doesn't fall far enough in those atmospheres, and then it gets swept back to the hotter dayside, revaporizes, and returns to a gaseous state," Thomas Beatty, assistant research professor of astronomy at Penn State and the lead author of the study, explained in the statement.
Once delivered to its destination, the LNG is warmed back into its original gaseous state so that it can be used just like existing natural gas supplies." It is this quality that makes it so attractive to the transportation industry's bottom line.