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1. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] the rate of flow of energy or particles across a given surface.

Synonyms

  • radiant flux
  • rate

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • unfold
  • ebb

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

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Example sentences of the word flux


1. Noun, singular or mass
The citric acid flux you have made can now be used to prepare metal for soldering.

2. Adjective
This rate is also called the ​*flux*​.

Quotes containing the word flux


1. Free curiosity has greater power to stimulate learning than rigorous coercion. Nevertheless, the free ranging flux of curiosity is channeled by discipline under Your Law.
- Augustine of Hippo, Confessions

2. We live in a world that is beyond our control, and life is in a constant flux of change. So we have a decision to make: keep trying to control a storm that is not going to go away or start learning how to live within the rain.
- Glenn Pemberton, Hurting with God

3. All is flux
- Heraclitus, The Fragments of the Work of Heraclitus of Ephesus on Nature with an Introduction Historical and Critical

2. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] a flow or discharge.

Synonyms

  • flow
  • flowing

Antonyms

  • unite
  • emulsify
  • integrate

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

3. flux

verb. ['ˈflʌks'] mix together different elements.

Synonyms

  • blend
  • meld
  • gauge
  • immix
  • conjugate
  • blend in
  • merge
  • coalesce
  • conflate
  • syncretise
  • alloy
  • change integrity
  • syncretize
  • absorb
  • fuse
  • mix
  • accrete
  • commingle
  • combine
  • mix in
  • melt

Antonyms

  • inflow
  • outflow
  • efflux
  • motionlessness

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

4. flux

verb. ['ˈflʌks'] become liquid or fluid when heated.

Synonyms

  • condense
  • liquify
  • dissolve
  • unthaw
  • liquefy
  • thaw
  • unfreeze
  • fuse
  • distil
  • melt
  • dethaw
  • distill

Antonyms

  • descend
  • linger
  • recede
  • ride

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

5. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] excessive discharge of liquid from a cavity or organ (as in watery diarrhea).

Antonyms

  • strengthen

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

6. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] a substance added to molten metals to bond with impurities that can then be readily removed.

Synonyms

  • soldering flux
  • chemical

Antonyms

  • begin
  • block
  • recall

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

7. flux

verb. ['ˈflʌks'] move or progress freely as if in a stream.

Synonyms

  • ripple
  • riffle
  • flow
  • undulate
  • transpire
  • cockle
  • move
  • ruffle

Antonyms

  • follow
  • fall
  • ascend
  • go

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

8. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] in constant change.

Antonyms

  • divided

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

9. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] a state of uncertainty about what should be done (usually following some important event) preceding the establishment of a new direction of action.

Synonyms

  • state

Antonyms

  • disintegrate
  • analyze

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)

10. flux

noun. ['ˈflʌks'] (physics) the number of changes in energy flow across a given surface per unit area.

Synonyms

  • denseness
  • density

Antonyms

  • simple
  • stay
  • disunify

Etymology

  • fluxus (Latin)
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