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the transfer of heat through a fluid (liquid or gas) caused by molecular motion

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(meteorology) the vertical movement of heat or other properties by massive motion within the atmosphere

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It is difficult to comprehend free convection in test environments, because unknown temperature distributions and particularly unknown air streams hinder a precise measurement of convectional heat flow.
Chval, Convectional Versus Multiple Operating Press, Kovarenstvi, May 2013/17, 67-70, ISSN 1213-9289, Brno, 2013
Despite extensive research on mango slices of various other varieties [11, 14, 15, 16] there is limited information on the impact of convectional air drying on Apple mango cubes and leathers.
Among the different nanostructures, gold nanoparticles, in different modifications, are the most capable candidates for such photothermal (PT) sensitizers because they are the strongest nanoabsorbers; This notion assumes that one uses convectional (i.
The used model for the deformation intensities is suitable for the convectional and the vacuum drying process, respectively.
Nevertheless, these studies only considered convectional EH technologies and the SWIET was not investigated in their work.
Convectional tests carried out on starch are paste clarity, swelling capacity, solubility, tensile strength, stress, elongation at break, and tear strength.
When a company decides to tap convectional capital market it automatically excludes a huge group of investors, but on the contrary if they go for a sukuk issue it is bringing into the fold both conventional and Islamic investors -- naturally expanding the investor base.
He said the storm was caused by "explosive convectional uplift in a supercell thunderstorm formed in a highly unstable Spanish plume".
If the existing building envelope is retrofitted with convectional insulation, the walls will be relatively thick.
Cutoff criteria for fit indexes in covariance structure analysis: Convectional criteria versus new alternatives.
Temperature measurements were performed in a vacuum chamber at the level of 10e-4 mBar, which is enough to remove convectional heat dissipation.
Ultimately, its core is the function of the convectional art fair platform.
Islamic banks in the Gulf Cooperation Council are growing faster than their convectional counterparts, according to a Standard and Poor's Rating services report.