Flux

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  • The rate of continuous change, flow or movement of liquid, particles or energy. The rate of discharge of a liquid, removal of energy or particle depositing from one body to another. [Journal of Alloys and Compounds; v195; 407; 1993.] [Ecological Monographs; v58; 177; 1988.] Source: Atmospheric Chemistry Glossary
  • A term applied to the amount of some type of particle (neutrons, alpha radiation, etc.) or energy (photons, heat, etc.) crossing a unit area per unit time. The unit of flux is the number of particles, energy, etc., per square centimeter per second. Source: U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission
  • 1. A flowing or flow. 2. A substance used to help metals fuse together.
    Source: Terms of the Environment


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