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Synonyms for dissipate

Synonyms for dissipate

to cause to separate and go in various directions

to disappear by or as if by rising

to spend (money) excessively and usually foolishly

to use up foolishly or needlessly

Synonyms for dissipate

to cause to separate and go in different directions

spend frivolously and unwisely

live a life of pleasure, especially with respect to alcoholic consumption

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Hydraulics of Spillways and Energy Dissipators, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Aseries of Reference Books and Text Books, P.
Hydraulics of Spillways and Energy Dissipators, Marcel Dekker, Department of civil and environmental engineering Georgia.
energy dissipators the existing energy dissipators at the outlets of the rainwater drains and spillways must be reviewed; they are not currently performing their function effectively and erosion most often occurs at these places;
The conception of complex systems, many of them disordered, aperiodical, and energy dissipators, appeared in the last decades.
The researchers conducted additional tests to evaluate the use of various measures to reduce scour, including wing walls (short retaining walls that guide a stream into a culvert), pile dissipators (vertical arrays of circular piles buried just below the channel bed), riprap (rough stones placed to prevent scour), and cross vanes (sets of upstream-angled lines of boulders, connected by a section of smaller rocks upstream).