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Definition of the noun Afterbay

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  1. [hydrology] a stream, conduit, pond or reservoir, of a hydroelectric power plant at the outlet of the turbines.

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Google previewOroville Facilities -- FERC Project No. 2100 (2007)

Environmental Impact Statement

Thermalito Afterbay The Thermalito afterbay is a shallow reservoir in the southwest corner of the Oroville Facilities project boundary with 17 miles of shoreline and 4,300 surface acres of water at maximum operating storage, which occurs at ...

Google previewPick-Sloan Missouri Basin, O'Neill Unit (1972)

Environmental Impact Statement

The afterbay is a feature of Norden Dam to control river degradation immediately below the dam, and does not require any additional Congressional authorization. 17. Issue: Many individuals from the same organization were allowed. 68.

Google previewDictionary of Water and Waste Management (2005)

by Paul G Smith

afterbay The tail race. afterburner A device fitted in the flue gas circuit of some incinerators between the furnace and the chimney, so as to complete the burning of volatiles.

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

by Herman Koren

afterbay — The body of water immediately downstream from a power plant or pumping plant. afterbirth — The placental and fetal membranes expelled from the uterus after childbirth.

Google previewArchitecture and construction dictionary (2014)

by Wolfgang Hagemann

Aerotriangulation aestheticcanon Formenkanon affluent suburban area Speckgürtel afforestation Aufforstung afterbay Unterwasser(Stauanlagen) after- burning unit Nachverbrennungsanlage aftertreat (to) nachbehandeln ag(e)ing Alterung ...

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Afterbay Meaning

Video shows what afterbay means. a stream, conduit, pond or reservoir, of a hydroelectric power plant at the outlet of the turbines.. Afterbay Meaning. How to ...

Scrabble value of A1F4T1E1R1B3A1Y4

The value of this 8-letter word is 16 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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