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Synonyms for inlet

Synonyms for inlet

a body of water partly enclosed by land but having a wide outlet to the sea


Synonyms for inlet

an arm off of a larger body of water (often between rocky headlands)

an opening through which fluid is admitted to a tube or container

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Several transparent nozzles with controllable vortex at the nozzle inlet have been designed and manufactured for experiments, as shown in Figure 5.
Scramjet inlet incorporates oblique shock waves in various external and internal blends in order to achieve the desired combinations of compression and turning.
More than 80 percent of the electricity for communities from Homer to Talkeetna is generated from Cook Inlet natural gas, according to the Alaska Oil and Gas Association (AOGA).
The 40-foot-long sections of 42-inch-diameter, inch-thick steel pipe for the Alaska LNG project's Cook Inlet crossing would be coated with as much as six inches of concrete to protect the pipe and weight it down on the seafloor against the currents.
Inlet fogging is one of the most widely used methods of turbine inlet cooling.
the existing ventral inlet design experience can be useful for the inlet design.
The inlet is almost 200 yards wide and 40 feet deep in the channel, so breaking waves are seldom a problem.
Traykovski was among researchers from several institutions who have converged on New River Inlet in a five-year project funded by the Office of Naval Research to study the complex dynamics that move water and sand in inlets and river mouths.
One of the results of this project showed the effect an inlet damper has on the resulting space noise criteria (NC).
Army Corps of Engineers has issued the required "Section 10 Permit" authorizing Buccaneer's use of a jack-up rig in the navigable waters of the Cook Inlet for the planned exploration activities.
Installation variations that can result in significant performance variation from ASHRAE Standard 70 (ASHRAE 2006) installation predominantly concern the length and type of the duct branch, how duct turns are accomplished, how the duct approaches the diffuser and the use of an inlet air damper.
The main objective of suctioning is to hold the inlet of the HVE attachment close enough to the source of aerosols to evacuate those aerosols, while avoiding suctioning of the patient's intra-oral soft tissues, and avoiding contact of the HVE attachment with the handpiece, cavitron or other instrument that the dentist is using.
com)-- Inlet Technologies, the leader in innovative solutions for digital media preparation, today announced it has been named one of Red Herring's 2010 Global 100 winners.
Swig has purchased an interest in Inlet Capital Management, LLC, which is now affiliated with Swig Equities and HelmsleySpear.