Sentence Examples


  • Gerdien's estimate of the convection current is for fine weather conditions.
  • This will be composed of a conduction and a convection current, the latter due to rising or falling air currents carrying ions.
  • The nearly vertical vanes is balanced by the convection currents.
  • The surface of the calorimeter and the enclosure should be permanently blackened so as to increase the loss of heat by radiation as much as possible, as compared with the losses by convection and conduction, which are less regular.
  • The penetration of warmth from the surface is effected by direct radiation, and by convection by particles rendered dense by evaporation increasing salinity.
 

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