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In physics , a fluid is a substance that continually deforms (flows) under an applied shear stress , no matter how small. Fluids are a subset of the phases of matter and include liquids , gases , plasmas and, to some extent, plastic solids . In common usage, fluid " is often used as | 2011/4/21 1:18:06

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After designing the application, FLUID compiles the .fl file into a .cxx file, which defines all the objects from the .fl file, and an .h file , which declares all the global ones. FLUID also supports localization of label strings using message files and the GNU gettext or POSIX catgets

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Most metalworking and machining processes can benefit from the use of cutting fluid , depending on workpiece material. A common exception to this is machining cast iron or brass , which are machined dry. The properties that are sought after in a good cutting fluid are the ability to: keep

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set by organizations such as the SAE , or local government equivalents. For example, most brake fluid sold in North America is classified by the US Department of Transportation (DOT) under their own ratings such as " DOT 3 " and " DOT 4 ". Their classifications broadly reflect the concerns | 2011/10/4 1:29:43

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A fluid power system with a pump driven by a prime mover such as an electric motor or IC engine that converts mechanical energy into fluid energy. This fluid flow is used to actuate a device specifically designed to operate with fluid energy such as: A Hydraulic cylinder or Pneumatic | 2011/9/27 7:28:00

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The study of fluid mechanics goes back at least to the days of ancient Greece , when Archimedes investigated fluid statics and buoyancy and formulated his famous law known now as the Archimedes' Principle . Rapid advancement in fluid mechanics began with Leonardo da Vinci (observation

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A supercritical fluid is any substance at a temperature and pressure above its critical point , where distinct liquid and gas phases do not exist. It can effuse through solids like a gas , and dissolve materials like a liquid . In addition, close to the critical point , small changes

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They can be broadly classified as fluid dynamic bearings or hydrostatic bearings . Hydrostatic bearings are externally pressurized fluid bearings, where the fluid is usually oil, water or air, and the pressurization is done by a pump. Hydrodynamic bearings rely on the high speed of the

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The fundamental basis of almost all CFD problems are the Navier–Stokes equations , which define any single-phase fluid flow. These equations can be simplified by removing terms describing viscosity to yield the Euler equations . Further simplification, by removing terms describing vorticity

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A fluid coupling is a hydrodynamic device used to transmit rotating mechanical power. [ 1 ] It has been used in automobile transmissions as an alternative to a mechanical clutch . It also has widespread application in marine and industrial machine drives, where variable speed operation | 2011/7/12 6:10:44