polytropic


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polytropic

(pŏl″ē-trŏp′ĭk) [″ + trope, a turning]
Affecting more than one type of cell, said of viruses, or affecting more than one type of tissue, said of certain poisons.
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For a compressor operating with refrigerant R-22 without water cooled heads the polytropic compression exponent (n) is equal to 1.
When the maximum temperature is reached (point 6), higher pressure in cavity A of the plate causes the polytropic pressure drop to continue until the pressures reach the balance in point 1.
00266-12) "A Multicenter Blinded Analysis Indicates No Association between Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and either Xenotropic Murine Leukemia Virus-Related Virus or Polytropic Murine Leukemia Virus.
Therefore, we studied the presence of XMRV and polytropic MLV-related retroviruses in a group of patients with fibromyalgia.
On the basis of the experimental data, the polytropic and polynomial process functions--"Layer hardness" HV--were established for the two examined materials in all the points characteristic to the hardened zone made evident in figure 1.
1) is the well-known non-Newtonian polytropic filtration equation, which is used to describe the nonstationary flows in a porous medium of fluid with a power dependence of the tangential stress on the velocity of displacement under polytropic condition.
RAPID DISEASE PROGRESSION FOLLOWING ACUTE INFECTION BY POLYTROPIC HIV-1.
polytropic and diffuse, testing literary subversions and accommodations from androgyny and cross-dressing to trick-for-trick predation in her efforts to cope with the male libertine ideal.
Another variant of the efficiency-based model incorporate theoretical polytropic compression model that requires a fixed polytropic coefficient.
Compressor performance could be monitored using a virtual polytropic efficiency determined from inlet and outlet state measurements.
Dynamical 3-Space Gravity Theory: Effects on Polytropic Solar Models, Progress in Physics, 2011, v.