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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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Palmer points out that the riverside vegetation itself also helps remove nutrients, as do the microbes in the soil of the stream banks.
The study focused on the quality differences between single stream and dual stream, and few mills regularly measure quality of recovered fiber in a comprehensive way.
Our findings challenge assumptions about both the maintenance and future recovery of biodiversity in disturbed streams," they say in the Dec.
Here's how: Tree roots help stabilize stream banks to prevent erosion.
The volume of water emitted, however, must be adjusted depending on the moisture content of the recyclables entering the stream.
AMD stream computing represents a bold, new direction for high performance computing," said Tom Barton, CEO of Rackable Systems.
The material now accounts for only 3 percent of the municipal solid waste (MSW) stream, versus 10 percent in 1970, so its diversion value has decreased greatly.
The more mixed the stream, the more difficult to separate, and the higher the likelihood of cross-contamination.
When a sensor reads or identifies the resin or color characteristics of the bottle, the data is fed to a computer that immediately locates the position of the bottle on the conveyor and triggers a pinpoint blast of air from a pneumatic system that removes the bottle from the stream.
It is one of the top priorities of current management to implement such professional Investor Relations initiatives in the future that will not only create awareness about Stream and its growth potential but will also help to ensure that the true value of Stream is fully reflected in its share price.
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