kinematic viscosity


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kin·e·mat·ic vis·cos·i·ty (ν, Υ),

a measure used in studies of fluid flow: dynamic viscosity, μ, in poises, divided by the density of the fluid; unit of measure: stoke.
See also: dynamic viscosity.

kin·e·mat·ic vis·cos·i·ty

(kin'ĕ-mat'ik vis-kos'i-tē)
A measure used in studies of fluid flow; the dynamic viscosity, mc, in poises divided by the density of the material; units: stokes.
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As the ship engine is operated with ULSFO, one of the ways aiming at keeping the kinematic viscosity higher than the minimum is to equip the fuel cooler to keep the fuel temperature below 40[degrees]C.
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ASTM D445, 2006, "Standard Test Method for Kinematic Viscosity of Transparent and Opaque Liquids (and Calculation of Dynamic Viscosity)," ASTM International, West Conshohocken, PA, 2006.
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