aeriform fluid

  • 1 Aeriform — A [ e]r*i*form (?; 277), a. [L. a[ e]r air + form: cf. F. a[ e]riforme.] Having the form or nature of air, or of an elastic fluid; gaseous. Hence fig.: Unreal. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 gas — gasless, adj. /gas/, n., pl. gases, v., gassed, gassing. n. 1. Physics. a substance possessing perfect molecular mobility and the property of indefinite expansion, as opposed to a solid or liquid. 2. any such fluid or mixture of fluids. 3. any… …

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  • 3 gas — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. aeriform or elastic fluid; vapor, fume, reek; air, ether; fuel, gasoline, petrol; bombast, hot air (sl.); gas attack. II (Roget s IV) n. 1. [A state of matter] Syn. vapor, volatile substance, fumes,… …

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  • 4 gas — 1. A thin fluid, like air, capable of indefinite expansion but convertible by compression and cold into a liquid and, eventually, a solid. 2. In clinical practice, a liquid entirely in its vapor phase at one …

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  • 5 gas — n. Aeriform fluid, elastic fluid …

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  • 6 gasify — verb To convert into gas, or an aeriform fluid, as by the application of heat, or by chemical processes. See Also: gas …

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  • 7 GAS — Abbreviation for group A streptococci, under streptococcus. * * * galactorrhea amenorrhea syndrome; gastric acid secretion; gastrin; gastroenterology; general adaptation syndrome; General Anxiety Scale; generalized arteriosclerosis; global… …

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  • 8 air — I. n. 1. Atmosphere, atmospheric air, common air. 2. Gas, aeriform fluid. 3. Breeze, zephyr, gentle wind, breath of air, current of air. 4. Weather, open air, open atmosphere. 5. Appearance, aspect, mien, manner, look, cast, demeanor, conduct,… …

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  • 9 выхлопной газ транспортных средств — — [http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/alphabetic?langcode=en] EN vehicle exhaust gas An aeriform fluid of fine particles suspended in air, produced and vented as a byproduct of the operation of wheeled machines or conveyances self propelled… …

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  • 10 распыление отработанного газа — — [http://www.eionet.europa.eu/gemet/alphabetic?langcode=en] EN waste gas dispersion The process of breaking up and producing a diffuse distribution of the unusable aeriform fluid or suspension of fine particles in air resulting from a… …

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  • 11 Inclusion (minéralogie) — Inclusions de rutile dans un cristal de quartz. En minéralogie, une inclusion désigne un matériau emprisonné à l intérieur d un minéral. Les inclusions peuvent être un liquide, un gaz, du pétrole ou un autre minéral …

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  • 12 Gaseity — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Gaseity >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 gaseity gaseity Sgm: N 1 vaporousness vaporousness &c. >Adj. Sgm: N 1 flatulence flatulence flatulency Sgm: N 1 volatility volatility Sgm: N 1 aeration …

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  • 13 Marooned on Mercury — was a Dan Dare story that ran in the original Eagle comic from Volume 3, Issue 12 (Dated 27 June, 1952 to Volume 3, Issue 46 (Dated 20 February, 1953). It was drawn by Frank Hampson and Harold Johns.ynopsisDan s ship crashes into a lake of molten …

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  • 14 Soul — • The question of the reality of the soul and its distinction from the body is among the most important problems of philosophy, for with it is bound up the doctrine of a future life Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Soul     Soul …

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  • 15 vapor — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Visible gas Nouns 1. vapor, vaporousness, vaporization, volatilization; gaseousness, gaseity; evaporation; distillation, aeration, sublimation, exhalation; fumigation, steaming; volatility. See… …

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  • 16 vapor — I. n. 1. Gaseous state (of a substance ordinarily fluid or solid), aeriform state. 2. Fume, steam, reek, exhalation, smoke, fog, mist, rack. 3. Phantom, fantasy, whim, whimsey, vagary, day dream, vain imagination, unreal fancy, dream, vision. II …

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