flowing

Definitions of flowing
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adj designed or arranged to offer the least resistant to fluid flow

Synonyms:
aerodynamic, sleek, streamlined
smooth
having a surface free from roughness or bumps or ridges or irregularities

n the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)

Synonyms:
flow
Types:
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fountain, jet
an artificially produced flow of water
ebb, reflux
the outward flow of the tide
backflow, backflowing
a flow that returns toward its source
air flow, airflow, flow of air
the flow of air
current, stream
a steady flow of a fluid (usually from natural causes)
freshet, spate
the occurrence of a water flow resulting from sudden rain or melting snow
overflow, overspill, runoff
the occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity
drippage, dripping
a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)
discharge, outpouring, run
the pouring forth of a fluid
flux, fluxion
a flow or discharge
ooze, oozing, seepage
the process of seeping
dribble, drip, trickle
flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
emission
the occurrence of a flow of water (as from a pipe)
flush, gush, outpouring
a sudden rapid flow (as of water)
rush, spate, surge, upsurge
a sudden forceful flow
tidal current, tidal flow
the water current caused by the tides
rip current, riptide
a strong surface current flowing outwards from a shore
undercurrent, undertide
a current below the surface of a fluid
regurgitation
backflow of blood through a defective heart valve
torrent, violent stream
a violently fast stream of water (or other liquid)
exudation, transudation
the process of exuding; the slow escape of liquids from blood vessels through pores or breaks in the cell membranes
intravenous drip
slow continuous drip introducing solutions intravenously (a drop at a time)
eddy, twist
a miniature whirlpool or whirlwind resulting when the current of a fluid doubles back on itself
maelstrom, vortex, whirlpool
a powerful circular current of water (usually the result of conflicting tides)
jet, spirt, spurt, squirt
the occurrence of a sudden discharge (as of liquid)
escape, leak, leakage, outflow
the discharge of a fluid from some container
debris storm, debris surge
the sudden spread of dust and debris from a collapsing building
onrush
a forceful forward rush or flow
springtide
a swelling rush of anything
ocean current
the steady flow of surface ocean water in a prevailing direction
Type of:
change of location, travel
a movement through space that changes the location of something

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