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Definition of the verb advect

What does advect mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: advected | advecting | advects

  1. convey by horizontal mass movement of a fluid
    • example: energy advected from the environment
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • more generic word: transport = move something or somebody around

Alternative definition of the verb advect


  1. To transport something by advection

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Google previewUsers Manual for Hydrological Simulation Program - FORTRAN (HSPF) (1980)

by Robert C. Johanson, Harley H. Davis, Hydrocomp Incorporated, United States. Research Laboratory (Athens, Ga.). Technology Development and Applications Branch, Environmental Research Laboratory (Athens, Ga.)

ADVECT is a generalized subroutine, and is called by each module section which simulates constituents which undergo normal longitudinal advection. Assumptions Two assumptions are made in the solution technique for normal advection: 1.

Google previewThe Routledge Dictionary of Pronunciation for Current English (2017)

by Clive Upton, William A. Kretzschmar, Jr.

n-'teidsoSnos, advan-'teidsoSnos AM aedvon-'teidsosnos, advaen'teidsosnos advect BR ad'vekt , -s, ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

-ect, lect, sect; abject, advect, affect, aspect, bedecked, bisect, collect, complect, confect, connect, convect, correct, defect, deflect, deject, detect, direct, dissect, effect, eject, elect, erect, expect, infect, inflect, inject, insect, inspect, neglect, object, ...

Google previewAlternative Energy and Shale Gas Encyclopedia (2016)

by Jay H. Lehr, Jack Keeley

This superposition usually implies that the external flow has zero vorticity and simply acts as a background flow to advect the vortices. A number of studies have used this approach for a hierarchy of complexity but always requiring a prescribed ...

Google previewInstant encyclopaedia of geography (1993)

by Shatrughna Prasad Sinha

The water stream may advect warm air into the moulin which enhances melting of the ice walls and so helps maintain the passage. There is a lack of precise knowledge about the lower sections of moulins. While some are known to extent over ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Geomorphology (2013)

by Andrew Goudie

and currents advect sediment, that led to the most common formulation for sediment transport alongshore (Bagnold 1963). Longshore Transport Models The Energetics Model: Inman ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition (2016)

by Herman Koren

advect — A horizontal movement of a mass of fluid such as ocean or air currents; also refers to the horizontal transport of pollution, phytoplankton, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change, Second Edition (2012)

by S. George Philander

winds; therefore, the ability of the atmosphere to advect the pollution away is greatly reduced. Anticyclones are ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (2015)

by Haraldur Sigurdsson, Bruce Houghton, Steve McNutt, Hazel Rymer, John Stix

primarily advect virtually all plumes, only slowly deforming them, and causing little growth or turbulent spreading. Observations of plumes carried in these zonal winds suggest that distortion primarily ...

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Scrabble value of A1D2V4E1C3T1

The value of this 6-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the second edition of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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