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The ratio of the actual volume of gas moved by a compressor or pump to its displacement.

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ISO SOLID CONTAMINANT CODE (ISO 4406)

A code assigned on the basis of the number of particles per unit volume greater than 5 and 15 micrometers in size. Range numbers identify each increment in the particle population throughout the spectrum of levels.

BUBBLE POINT

The differential gas pressure at which the first steady stream of gas bubbles is emitted from a wetted filter element under specified test conditions.

ACETONE

A filler added to acetylene cylinders, capable of absorbing 25 times its own volume of acetylene.

ARC

A flash, caused by an electric current ionizing a gas or vapor.

AIR

A substance containing by volume approximately 78 - 79% nitrogen; 20.95% oxygen, 0.94% argon, traces of carbon dioxide, helium, etc.

CAPACITY PLAN

A plan outlining the spaces available for fuel, cargo, ballast, fresh water, etc, with guides on weight and volume for spaces at various drafts and displacements

FILTRATION (BETA) RATIO

The ratio of the number of particles greater than a given size in the influent fluid to the number of particles greater than the same size in the effluent fluid.

FLOW RATE

The volume, mass, or weight of a fluid passing through any conductor per unit of time.

ADIABATIC EFFICIENCY

The ratio of actual work output of a heat engine to the ideal output.

ADIABATIC COMPRESSION

Compressing a gas without removing or adding heat.
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