Scrabble word: FLUX
In which Scrabble dictionary does FLUX exist?
Definitions of FLUX in dictionaries:
- noun - the rate of flow of energy or particles across a given surface
- noun - a flow or discharge
- noun - a substance added to molten metals to bond with impurities that can then be readily removed
- noun - excessive discharge of liquid from a cavity or organ (as in watery diarrhea)
- noun - a state of uncertainty about what should be done (usually following some important event) preceding the establishment of a new direction of action
- noun - the lines of force surrounding a permanent magnet or a moving charged particle
- noun - (physics) the number of changes in energy flow across a given surface per unit area
- noun - in constant change
- verb - move or progress freely as if in a stream
- verb - become liquid or fluid when heated
- verb - mix together different elements
- A flow or flowing.
- A continued flow; a flood.
- The flowing in of the tide.
- The discharge of large quantities of fluid material from the body, especially the discharge of watery feces from the intestines.
- The rate of flow of fluid, particles, or energy through a given surface.
- See flux density.
- The lines of force of a magnetic field.
- Constant or frequent change; fluctuation: “The newness and flux of the computer industry has meant many opportunities for women and minorities” (Connie Winkler).
- Chemistry & Metallurgy.
- A substance applied to a surface to be joined by welding, soldering, or brazing to facilitate the flowing of solder and prevent formation of oxides.
- A mineral added to the metals in a furnace to promote fusing or to prevent the formation of oxides.
- An additive that improves the flow of plastics during fabrication.
- A readily fusible glass or enamel used as a base in ceramic work.
- To melt; fuse.
- To apply a flux to.
- To become fluid.
- To flow; stream.
- adj - to change from a solid to a liquid state by heat [v -ED, -ING, -S] : MELTABLE