pseudoplastic fluid

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pseu·do·plas·tic flu·id

a fluid which exhibits shear thinning.
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In general C(n)m must be small for moderate pseudoplastic behavior and large for highly pseudoplastic fluids as shown in Fig.
3 also reveals that the nanogel dispersions are pseudoplastic fluids with lower viscosities at 25[degree]C.
Measured and computed velocity profiles for laminar flow of yield pseudoplastic fluids in concentric and eccentric annuli have been given also by Escudier et al.