turbulence

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Synonyms for turbulence

Synonyms for turbulence

the condition of being physically agitated

an interruption of regular procedure or of public peace

Synonyms for turbulence

unstable flow of a liquid or gas

instability in the atmosphere

a state of violent disturbance and disorder (as in politics or social conditions generally)

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The results in Figure 2 A appear consistent with the hypothesis that response to turbulence correlates with the likely exposure of larvae to fluid turbulence in the wild as they are approaching their respective habitats (see Fig.
Fluid turbulence is still described using a (k-[epsilon]), but the modification of the continuity equation leads to extra terms in the k-equation, [epsilon]-equation and for energy and vapor mass fraction equations.
This taper minimizes dead space between the tubing and coupling which leads to a very low fluid turbulence and leaves no dead space for particle entrapment.
Now, a new means to efficiently depict fluid turbulence and to calculate its effects promises to influence many branches of science and technology.
Large eddy simulation applied to the motion of particles in stationary homogeneous fluid turbulence. In Proceedings of the 1st ASME/JSME Fluids Engineering Conference, Portland, USA, June 23-27, 1991 (Michaelides, E.