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Afflux

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Definition of the noun Afflux

What does Afflux mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: affluxes

  1. an upward rush of fluid
  2. [hydrology] The rise in water level (above normal) on the upstream side of a bridge or obstruction caused when the effective flow area at the obstruction is less than the natural width of the stream immediately upstream of the obstruction.

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Afflux is a musical group.

  • albums: "Aizier / St. Martin-Sur-Mer / Dieppe", "Bouquetot, Autoroute A13 / Paris, Gare de Lyon / Port-Jerome, Raffinerie"

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Google previewLi Dong-yuan's Treatise on the Spleen & Stomach (1993)

A Translation of the Pi Wei Lun by Shou-zhong Yang, Jian-yong Li

Intestinal afflux refers to noisy diarrhea and dysentery. The spleen moves the stomach fluids and humors, grinds grain within the stomach, and governs the five flavors. [If] the stomach is damaged, this leads to food and drink not being ...

Google previewWilliam Harvey's Biological Ideas (1967)

Selected Aspects and Historical Background by Walter Pagel

To explain them in terms of stimulated humoral afflux means invoking uncertain causes for certain effects —comparable to suspecting as the author of a beautiful picture a child that has mixed paint ...

Google previewConjugial Love and Its Chaste Delights (1871)

Also, Adulterous Love and Its Sinful Pleasures by Emanuel Swedenborg

Afflux is that which flows upon or towards, and remains generally in the external, without penetrating interiorly, A. O., n. 7955. Efflux is that which flows/ rom, and is generally predicated of that which proceeds from below upwards.

Google previewThe Delights of Wisdom Pertaining to Conjugial Love (1912)

To which is Added the Pleasures of Insanity Pertaining to Scortatory Love by Emanuel Swedenborg

Afflux is that which flows vpon or toward*, and remains generally in the external, without penetrating interiorly, A. G., n. 7955. Efflux is that which flows from, and is generally predicated of that which proceeds from below upwards. Influx is that ...

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

See Afflux. Affluent. Flowing freely; copious fag M, WSR, gafari Afflux. A flow towards a point; affluence. Mars, SETā; 3 fo1=&H Affluxion. Accumulation of fluids or flowing of blood or liquid to a part. KHHHH, GRTHRa; HETHRa; RETH, fööt TT ...

Google previewTechnical Dictionary (2013)

Four Languages by Eduard Webber

Afflux (m. Point (m.) d'afflux. Agate (f.) Agent (m.) Agent (m.) de coloration. Agent ( m.) chimique. Agent (m.) décolorant. Agent (m.) électrique. Agent (m.) magnétique. Agents (m. pl.) naturels. Agent (m.) physique. Agglomératio1n (f.) Agrégat (m.) ...

Google previewUnited Editors Encyclopedia and Dictionary (1907)

A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...

AFFLUX—AFFRIG-HT. rectly into a.nother.—SYN. of ' affluence ': wealth, opulence; riches; plenty; exuberance; abundance. AFFLUX, n. dffldks F. alfluw, the act of flowing—from L. afluwus, flowed towar s—from L. ad, _flu:vus, flowed— l1It., ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica (1817)

Or, A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Miscellaneous Literature ...

It seems to follow, that if an evacuation be made from one set of vessels, the afflux of fluids to these will be increased in order to supply it, and, consequently, the afflux to other parts of §. system will be diminished. Upon this principle, Dr Cullen ...

Google previewAn Etymological Dictionary of the English Language (1840)

by John Oswald

afflux, n. afflux' ion, n. bloody-flux', n. circumfluence, n. circumfluent, a. circumfluons, a. confluence, n. confluent, a. conflux, n. deflow, v. defluous, a. deflux'ion, n. diffluence, ...

Google previewLondon Encyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Science, Art, Literature and Practical Mechanics (1829)

Comprising a Popular View of the Present State of Knowledge

AFFLUX, in electricity, is opposed to efflux; it was a term in general use previously to the discovery of positive and negative electricity. It was o that in all electrical operations, there was both an afflux of electrical matter to the globe and the ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Britannica: or, A dictionary of arts and sciences, compiled by a society of gentlemen in Scotland [ed. by W. Smellie]. Suppl. to the 3rd. ed., by G. Gleig (1810)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica

It seems to follow, that if an evacuation be made from one set of vessels, the afflux of fluids to these will be increased in order to supply it, and, consequently, the afflux to other parts of the system will be diminilhcd. Upon this principle, Dr Cul- ...

Google previewLexicon Technicum, Or, An Universal English Dictionary of Arts and Sciences (1704)

Explaining Not Only the Terms of Art But the Arts Themselves by John Harris

ENCHYMONA, is an afflux of the Blood, whereby the external parts are render'd black and ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Londinensis, Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and Literature (1810)

Authors have been always eager to establish the certainty of a considerable afflux of blood to the female organs, and consequent turgidity during the voluptuous communication of the sexes; and this has been a wonderful prop to many absurd ...

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Afflux Meaning

Video shows what afflux means. an upward rush of fluid. The rise in water level (above normal) on the upstream side of a bridge or obstruction caused when the ...

Scrabble value of A1F4F4L1U1X8

The value of this 6-letter word is 19 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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