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Definition of Flow
FlowFlow Flow (fl[=o]), obs.
imp. sing. of Fly, v. i. --Chaucer. FlowFlow Flow (fl[=o]), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Flowed (fl[=o]d); p.
pr. & vb. n. Flowing.] [AS. fl[=o]wan; akin to D. vloeijen,
OHG. flawen to wash, Icel. fl[=o]a to deluge, Gr. plw`ein to
float, sail, and prob. ultimately to E. float, fleet.
[root]80. Cf. Flood.]
1. To move with a continual change of place among the
particles or parts, as a fluid; to change place or
circulate, as a liquid; as, rivers flow from springs and
lakes; tears flow from the eyes.
2. To become liquid; to melt.
The mountains flowed down at thy presence. --Is.
3. To proceed; to issue forth; as, wealth flows from industry
Those thousand decencies that daily flow From all
her words and actions. --Milton.
4. To glide along smoothly, without harshness or asperties;
as, a flowing period; flowing numbers; to sound smoothly
to the ear; to be uttered easily.
Virgil is sweet and flowingin his hexameters.
5. To have or be in abundance; to abound; to full, so as to
run or flow over; to be copious.
In that day . . . the hills shall flow with milk.
The exhilaration of a night that needed not the
influence of the flowing bowl. --Prof.
6. To hang loose and waving; as, a flowing mantle; flowing
The imperial purple flowing in his train. --A.
7. To rise, as the tide; -- opposed to ebb; as, the tide
flows twice in twenty-four hours.
The river hath thrice flowed, no ebb between.
8. To discharge blood in excess from the uterus.
Flow Flow, v. t.
1. To cover with water or other liquid; to overflow; to
inundate; to flood.
2. To cover with varnish.
FlowFlow Flow, n.
1. A stream of water or other fluid; a current; as, a flow of
water; a flow of blood.
2. A continuous movement of something abundant; as, a flow of
3. Any gentle, gradual movement or procedure of thought,
diction, music, or the like, resembling the quiet, steady
movement of a river; a stream.
The feast of reason and the flow of soul. --Pope.
4. The tidal setting in of the water from the ocean to the
shore. See Ebb and flow, under Ebb.
5. A low-lying piece of watery land; -- called also flow
moss and flow bog. [Scot.] --Jamieson.
Meaning of Flow from wikipedia
(fluid) or fluid
dynamics, the motion
of a gas or liquid Flow
(geomorphology), a type of m**** wasting
or slope movement
(stylized as flOw
) is an independent video
Chen and Nicholas
Clark. Originally released
as a free Flash
game in 2006 to accompany...
- In positive
psychology, a flow
state, also known colloquially
in the zone, is the mental state
a person performing
as the flow
an extended region
of separated flow
. The part of the flow
the recirculating flow
and the flow through
- In fluid
dynamics, Couette flow
is the flow
of a viscous fluid
in the space between
two surfaces, one of which
is moving tangentially relative
to the other...
- A pyroclastic flow
as a pyroclastic density current
or a pyroclastic
cloud) is a fast-moving current
of hot gas and volcanic matter
- nonstationary flows
of potential flow
are for instance: the outer flow field
for aerofoils, water
waves, electroosmotic flow
, and groundwater flow
- Flow measurement
is the quantification
of bulk fluid
can be measured
in a variety
of ways. The common types
- A cash flow
is a real or virtual movement
of money: a cash flow
in its narrow sense
is a payment
(in a currency), especially
from one central
- "Orinoco Flow
", also released
as "Orinoco Flow
(Sail Away)", is a song by the Irish singer songwriter
on 15 October
1988 on WEA Records...
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