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flu·men

, pl.

flu·mi·na

(flū'men, flū'min-ă),
A flowing, or stream.
Synonym(s): stream
[L.]

stream

(strem)
A steady flow of a liquid.

cathode stream

Negatively charged electrons emitted from a cathode and accelerated in a straight line to interact with an anode. X-ray photons are then produced.
See: Bremsstrahlung radiation; ray, cathode

flu·men

, pl. flumina (flū'mĕn, -mi-nă)
A flowing, or stream.
Synonym(s): stream.
[L.]
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With this book, however, he decisively crosses against the stream of 20th-century Luther scholarship, often explicitly rejecting later for earlier interpretation.
We want to unify our voices against the stream of misinformation coming out from a small group of neighbors adjacent to the property being considered as a middle school,'' said Mary Sue Maurer, co-founder of the 100-member Middle School Now, composed mostly of parents with students at Chaparral Elementary School.
She went into broadcasting because she could not find work as an actress: `the world of theatre at that time, unless you could find somebody to go against the stream, did not employ a black woman'.
And sometimes I'm held captive in the joy parades and I raise my arm like a swimmer against the stream, or as if to say
Once again, Dan moves against the stream under the banner of the book's title.
To choose to go against the stream of globalization would require courage, mobilization and an expenditure of power.
And yet at all times in Petersburg, in its historical center - where palaces and private residences of the past for more than eighty years have been resisting any impressive creations of modern architecture in their vicinity - always there were choreographic innovators who knew how to go against the stream.
We're swimming against the stream," Arslanova said during a Frankfurt ceremony to mark the delivery of ABC's second stretch freighter.
PNN The Patriarchate Fo'ad al-Towal said in respond to the Pop's message for peace This message as if it is sent to us here in the holy land and the Middle East, that educating the youth about peace and justice is like struggling against the stream and it is not easy.