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leakage

 [le´kaj]
the escape of something through a break in a barrier or wall.
radiation leakage radiation going out through the x-ray tube housing in all directions other than that of the useful beam.

leakage

[le′kaj]
the escape of something through a break in a barrier or wall.
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The court while ordering the gas companies to work out a mechanism for checking gas leakage and pilferage disposed of the appeal plea filed by SNGPL.
One way of decreasing the leakage current is increasing the threshold voltages of transistors.
We're pleased with this performance, which shows we reduced LEAKAGE by a further 7Mld* last year and out turned 30Mld below target, but we're not resting on our laurels," said Tony O'Shea, YorKshire Water's LEAKAGE manager.
Leakage through the racks and servers are not considered in this analysis.
Testing results in Daqing Oilfield site show that: compared with conventional oil pump, the partial wear and leakage in polymer flooding can be solved effectively, pump efficiency is improved significantly, system efficiency is enhanced greatly, and also this pump has long safety running cycle, and good market prospects.
It has distributed leaflets in all the regions informing the people that the concerned officials will receive applications seeking detection of leakage and will fix the time to carry out the work.
If we want revenue assurance to be taken seriously at the very highest levels, we must be prepared to incentivize senior executives for targets such as leakage prevention, detection and recovery," said Geppert.
a tanker has met with an accident and there is leakage.
For large plants the leakage should be from 10% to 12%.
Regina Finn, Ofwat's chief executive officer, said the leakage failures occurred in the context of the coldest winter for over 30 years.
The Burstfinder software has helped water utility companies with leakage detection and repair activities, resolution of problem networks and location of leakage, and other forms of unaccounted for water.
A full air leakage audit carried out by Brammer on the machinery at Chirk demonstrated that Cadbury had leakages equivalent to an annual value of more than [pounds sterling]32,000 in wasted energy.