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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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As I went out of the room in fear, he threw the baby girl in the nearby rivulet," she said.
I found the body lying alongside the rivulet," the victim's mother Sulekha Devi told police.
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The resultant thousand or so rivulets of water create an aural and visual din, an endless effusion of liquid that lends the work an oddly festive air.
At the edge of the vast homeland, there is a home, a hope for me; in the flowing water of its rivulet, there is no light for my soul.
In Viqarabad one person was washed away and seven were missing when two bikes and a car were washed away in a flooded rivulet last night.
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The bogies and two engines fell from the bridge located on a small rivulet in the area.