flow path

   The subsurface course a water molecule or solute would follow in a given ground-water velocity field.

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  • flow path — route by which a current travels …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Flow measurement — is the quantification of bulk fluid movement. Flow can be measured in a variety of ways. Positive displacement flow meters acumulate a fixed volume of fluid and then count the number of times the volume is filled to measure flow. Other flow… …   Wikipedia

  • Path dependence — explains how the set of decisions one faces for any given circumstance is limited by the decisions one has made in the past, even though past circumstances may no longer be relevant. [Definition from [http://poopthebook.com/blog/?p=20 Our Love Of …   Wikipedia

  • Path integration — is the name given to the method thought to be used by animals for dead reckoning.Charles Darwin and J.J. Murphy first postulated an inertially based navigation system in animals in 1873. Studies beginning in the middle of the 20th century… …   Wikipedia

  • Path 61 — or the Lugo Victorville 500 kV Line is a relatively short AC 500 kV power line that runs from Southern California Edison s (SCE) Lugo substation southwest of Hesperia to Los Angeles Department of Water and Power s (LADW P) Victorville substation… …   Wikipedia

  • Path 62 — or the Eldorado McCullough 500 kV Line is a short 0.6 mile (1 km) 500 kV power line linking Los Angeles Department of Water and Power s (LADW P s) McCullough substation to Southern California Edison s (SCE s) Eldorado substation in the Eldorado… …   Wikipedia

  • Flow network — In graph theory, a flow network is a directed graph where each edge has a capacity and each edge receives a flow. The amount of flow on an edge cannot exceed the capacity of the edge. Often in Operations Research, a directed graph is called a… …   Wikipedia

  • Flow (computer networking) — In a Packet Switching network, a packet flow or traffic flow is a sequence of packets from one particular source (e.g. a computer host, process or class of service) to a single destination (another computer host, multicast group, broadcast domain …   Wikipedia

  • Path of least resistance — The path of least resistance describes the physical or metaphorical pathway that provides the least to forward motion by a given object or entity, among a set of alternative paths. The concept is often used to describe why an object or entity… …   Wikipedia

  • Path cover — Given a directed graph G = (V, E), a path cover is a set of directed paths such that every vertex v ∈ V belongs to at least one path. Note that a path cover may include paths of length 0 (a single vertex).[1] A path cover …   Wikipedia

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