Definition of Displace. Meaning of Displace. Synonyms of Displace

Definition of Displace. Meaning of Displace. Synonyms of Displace

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Displaceable
Displaceable Dis*place"a*ble, a. Capable of being displaced.
displacement
Fault Fault, n. 1. (Elec.) A defective point in an electric circuit due to a crossing of the parts of the conductor, or to contact with another conductor or the earth, or to a break in the circuit. 2. (Geol. & Mining) A dislocation caused by a slipping of rock masses along a plane of facture; also, the dislocated structure resulting from such slipping. Note: The surface along which the dislocated masses have moved is called the fault plane. When this plane is vertical, the fault is a vertical fault; when its inclination is such that the present relative position of the two masses could have been produced by the sliding down, along the fault plane, of the mass on its upper side, the fault is a normal, or gravity, fault. When the fault plane is so inclined that the mass on its upper side has moved up relatively, the fault is then called a reverse (or reversed), thrust, or overthrust, fault. If no vertical displacement has resulted, the fault is then called a horizontal fault. The linear extent of the dislocation measured on the fault plane and in the direction of movement is the displacement; the vertical displacement is the throw; the horizontal displacement is the heave. The direction of the line of intersection of the fault plane with a horizontal plane is the trend of the fault. A fault is a strike fault when its trend coincides approximately with the strike of associated strata (i.e., the line of intersection of the plane of the strata with a horizontal plane); it is a dip fault when its trend is at right angles to the strike; an oblique fault when its trend is oblique to the strike. Oblique faults and dip faults are sometimes called cross faults. A series of closely associated parallel faults are sometimes called step faults and sometimes distributive faults.
Displacency
Displacency Dis*pla"cen*cy, n. [LL. displacentia, for L. displicentia, fr. displicere to displease; dis- + placere to please. See Displease, and cf. Displeasance.] Want of complacency or gratification; envious displeasure; dislike. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne.
Displacer
Displacer Dis*pla"cer, n. 1. One that displaces. 2. (Chem.) The funnel part of the apparatus for solution by displacement.
Phase displacement
Phase displacement Phase displacement (Elec.) A charge of phase whereby an alternating current attains its maximum later or earlier. An inductance would cause a lag, a capacity would cause an advance, in phase.

Meaning of Displace from wikipedia

- an ****ignment of displacement vectors for all points in a body that is displaced from one state to another Electric displacement field, as appears in Maxwell's...
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- of water its hull displaces. It is measured indirectly using Archimedes' principle by first calculating the volume of water displaced by the ship then...
- dominions, a Hindu-majority India and Muslim-majority ****stan. As many displaced Hindus, Muslims, and Sikhs made their way to their new lands, religious...
- North America throughout the 19th century, acquiring new territories, displacing Native American tribes, and gradually admitting new states until it spanned...
- Operation Displace was a military operation by the South African Defence Force during the South African Border War and Angolan Civil War. It involved maintaining...
- A displaced threshold or DTHR is a runway threshold located at a point other than the physical beginning or end of the runway. The displaced portion...
- stone has long provided walling. To some extent, aluminum and steel have displaced some traditional building materials. Increasingly po****r alternative...
- weight of the fluid that the body displaces and acts in the upward direction at the center of m**** of the displaced fluid. Archimedes' principle is a...
- shaking and displacing or disrupting the ground. When the epicenter of a large earthquake is located offs****, the seabed may be displaced sufficiently...
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