heat barrier


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heat barrier

n
(Aeronautics) another name for thermal barrier
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Noun1.heat barrier - a limit to high speed flight imposed by aerodynamic heating
limit, bound, boundary - the greatest possible degree of something; "what he did was beyond the bounds of acceptable behavior"; "to the limit of his ability"
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ThermoShield is a heat protection active with an innovative mechanism of action that can trap water inside the hair fiber and create a heat barrier, shielding hair against blisters, fissures and other damage, without compromising styling.
The effect of the heat barrier pavement, which suppresses the rise in temperature of the road, can be measured using various devices or methods, including thermography.
This could be attributed to the formation of barrier layer, which acted as a mass and heat barrier to protect the underlying material from further burning.
The system has been designed to accommodate both the Fireframes designer or heat barrier series door systems.
It was thought that they followed a rising heat barrier in the sand which rises as the sand cools off each night.