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Fernandez explains that small particles get removed by diffusion and larger ones by impaction.What You Need to Know About Wearing a Face Mask Outside|Joe Lindsey|September 30, 2020|Outside Online
Its conical base is a rich premixed flame, topped by a diffusion flame.
In diffusion flames, the fuel and the oxidizer — typically, oxygen — are initially separate, limiting how fast the fire can burn.
The growth history is also a record of information flows in the rangeomorphs’ environment, such as information about the diffusion of dissolved organic carbon in the ocean water around them.What Is an Individual? Biology Seeks Clues in Information Theory.|Jordana Cepelewicz|July 16, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Brownian motion describes a great many physical phenomena, including diffusion.Random Search Wired Into Animals May Help Them Hunt|Liam Drew|June 11, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The diffusion of information sources, social media chief among them, simply makes that harder to do.Could Social Media Blow Special Operations Like the Failed Foley Rescue?|Jacob Siegel|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At this critical moment, this diffusion of attention is potentially crippling.Satellites Correctly Predict Military Campaign Against Civilians in Sudan|Akshaya Kumar|December 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Thom Browne, known for his tricolor stripes and short-suits, will soon launch a diffusion collection called Thom Grey.Mary-Kate Olsen Moves In; 20,000 Pairs of Fake Louboutins Seized|The Daily Beast|August 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
And let's put that Gaseous Diffusion Plant in...well, on second thought, keep it, Kentucky.
Collectively, Christians can give diffusion to it with an efficiency vastly beyond the sum of all their insulated efforts.The Ordinance of Covenanting|John Cunningham
Hence it may be said that the diffusion of the great doctrine can be attributed to the influence of this image.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
The Arabians conveyed it into Spain, whence its diffusion over Christendom was a simple work of time, sure if gradual.Witch, Warlock, and Magician|William Henry Davenport Adams
That which has been most unscientifically designated as "suppression of diffusion circles," depends solely on this method of use.Schweigger on Squint|C. Schweigger
The people will imitate the nobles, and the result is a thorough diffusion of the proper feeling.The Works of Edgar Allan Poe|Edgar Allan Poe
British Dictionary definitions for diffusion
- the random thermal motion of atoms, molecules, clusters of atoms, etc, in gases, liquids, and some solids
- the transfer of atoms or molecules by their random motion from one part of a medium to another