Fluxes

What is Fluxes?

Fluxes definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
a flowing or flow.
the flowing in of the tide.
continuous change, passage, or movement: His political views are in a state of flux.

Physics. the rate of flow of fluid, particles, or energy. a quantity expressing the strength of a field of force in a given area.

Chemistry, Metallurgy. a substance used to refine metals by combining with impurities to form a molten mixture that can be readily removed. a substance used to remove oxides from and prevent further oxidation of fused metal, as in soldering or hot-dip coating. (in the refining of scrap or other metal) a salt or mixture of salts that combines with nonmetallic impurities, causing them to float or coagulate.

fusion.

verb (used with object)
to melt; make fluid.
to fuse by the use of flux.

Obsolete. to purge.

verb (used without object)
to flow.

 

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