rate of flow


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Noun1.rate of flow - the amount of fluid that flows in a given time
cardiac output - the amount of blood pumped out by the ventricles in a given period of time; "a resting adult has a cardiac output of about three quarts a minute"
rate - a magnitude or frequency relative to a time unit; "they traveled at a rate of 55 miles per hour"; "the rate of change was faster than expected"
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Another is that the gel's rate of flow into the porous microstructure is slower than the rate at which it forms, which builds up stresses that cannot be relieved."
The additional branch's rate of flow is expected to be 25 billion cubic meters of gas, which will allow Turkmenistan to bring the volume of its natural gas exports to China to 65 billion cubic meters annually.
Quadrantid is one of the important meteor showers that can be seen from Earth, where the average rate of flow will be 80 meteors per hour," said Dr Beshir Marzouk, astronomer at QCH.
The Company manufactures orifice fittings, a type of differential pressure meter which measures the rate of flow, for use in the oil and gas industry.
Company manufactures orifice fittings, a type of differential pressure meter used to measure the rate of flow, for use in the oil and gas industry.
Astronomer at the Qatari Calendar House Dr Bashir Marzouk said that Lyrid Meteor Shower will be distinctive because the rate of fall at its peak is great, as it will fall from the sky at a peak of 10 to 20 meteors per hour, and the rate of flow can sometimes reach up to 80 meteors per hour, according to the assessment of meteorologists.
We can myopically limit the traffic rate of flow [[Forin].sub.a2] to be 5 Mpbs.
Meanwhile, the ESB yesterday announced that it would increase the rate of flow of water at Parteen Weir as water levels in Lough Derg have recently risen.
In the UCLA study, researchers found that in patients who had recently been diagnosed with sleep apnea, the blood-brain barrier's rate of flow was much higher compared with healthy people.
The unit can transmit totalizer and rate of flow data for remote monitoring.