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Definition of the adjective advective

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  1. of or relating to advection

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Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Volcanoes (2015)

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

Because magma flow rate is slower in narrower sections of the dike, the ratio of advective heat transport to conductive magma cooling is smaller, resulting in cooler magma, higher viscosity, and, hence, a further decrease in flow rate, as well as ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Chemical Processing (2006)

by Sunggyu Lee

prolonged observations of concentration after the advective front). Advective-Diffusion Equation A complete derivation of ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Physical Geography (2015)

by David S. G. Thomas

advective processes Processes for which the upslope drainage area influences rates ...

Google previewDictionary of Earth Science (2002)

by McGraw-Hill Education

{ |ad'vek~shsn lfag} advective hypothesis [METEOROL] The assumption that local temperature changes are the result only of horizontal or isobaric advection. { lad' vek-tiv hi'path~a-sss } advective model [METEOROL] A mathematical or dynamic ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

Thus, ona longterm average, advective processestransporting cold surface water downwards must be sufficient tocompensate for the heat flux due to turbulent diffusion. Thelow temperatures inthedeep water areusually either the remnant ...

Google previewConcept S Dictionary Of Agricultural Sciences (1992)

by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta

Advective hypothesis The assumption that local temperature changes are the result ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Global Change (2001)

Environmental Change and Human Society

Because of these inequalities and the marked seasonal variations of river flow, both within climatic regions, especially with monsoon and meltwater regimes, and between the Northern and Southern Hemispheres, the advective flow of liquid ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Quaternary Science (2013)

by Scott Elias, Cary Mock

gives rise to downward advective mass transfer of trace gases. Firn air models deal with advection indifferent ways. It can be included by ...

Google previewThe Pesticide Encyclopedia (2014)

by Kalyani Paranjape, Vasant Gowariker, V N Krishnamurthy, Sugha Gowariker

Australia New Zealand Fourier Transform Infrared spectroscopy smoke generator farmyard manure advective inflow (m3/h) gram General Agreement on Tariffs and Trade advective inflow to bottom sediment (m3/h) gas chromatography GC ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Atmospheric Sciences (2014)

by Gerald R. North, John A. Pyle, Fuqing Zhang

In a marathon race, the runners are elbow to elbow at the start, but disperse into an ever-widening pack with the fastest runners in front and the slowest runners falling farther and farther Dispersion Bell soliton Advective steepening Figure 1 A ...


by McGraw-Hill Education

aerobic process advective hypothesis [METEOROL] The assumption that local temperature changes are the result only of horizontal or isobaric advection. { lad' vek-tiv hi'path-o-ses } advective thunderstorm [METEOROL] Athunderstorm ...

Google previewAcademic Press Dictionary of Science and Technology (1992)

by Christopher G. Morris, Academic Press

adsorption chromatography advective thunderstorm adsorption chromatography Analytical Chemistry, a separation technique in which the components a liquid or a gas (mobile phase) are adsorbed to different extents on the surface of an ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science and Engineering, Fifth Edition, Volumes One and Two (2006)

by James R. Pfafflin, Edward N. Ziegler

There is a tendency for salt to be driven out of the estuary by the action of the advective process. There must be a compensating non-advective longitudinal flux of salt directed toward the head of the estuary (Pritchard, 1967). It is very important ...

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The value of this 9-letter word is 18 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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