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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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However there is no big river in the area, though a lot of streamlets flow here which are called Toye, Khwarr and Algadah in local dialect.
It's the last link of a public greenbelt that will connect hillside streamlets with Amazon Creek as it flows through Eugene and toward Fern Ridge Lake.
In other words, the effect of the disorientation is relatively weaker as the spun streamlet gets away from the spun nozzle, so evidence of orientation is observed even in the as spun.
When the rare rain comes, the rill becomes a streamlet.
James Michener's long life within the printed word may have germinated inadvertently at the age of 9 when he was swimming with friends in a streamlet near his home in Doylestown, Pa.
By the 2,000-mile mark on the Lena, as it sweeps northward toward the Arctic Circle, the fiver that began as a mountain streamlet is a swollen, braided giant, more than 19 miles from one true bank to the other.
I am standing by the streamlet where we used to meet of old, 'Neath the drooping willow branches in the dell, But my steps are getting feeble and my heart is growing cold,-- Would to God that I were laid beside thee, Nell.
s Central Watershed, comprised of the following basins: 83, Academy, Atlantis, Calmoso, Crosspoint, Elkam, Evergreen, Floresta Pines, Harborview, Kingsway, Lakehurst, Landsdown, Manth, Oakridge, Ocean Breeze, Prima Vista, Sagamore, Streamlet, Thanksgiving, and Walters.
Altitude: 800-1000 m Boniniella Yajiadaling, Rocks or sands in EN * cordiophylla Bowangling, forest streamlet.
Later in the poem, while tracing "a streamlet to its source" (3.
Newton points to the struggle faced by the poem's speaker, who can "hear the sacred words" the streamlet speaks: "They rise melodious, sad, but softly clear,-- / My heart receives the music, not mine ear" (quoted in Newton, p.
The streamlet alongside the path looks harmless enough.