the portion of a fluid flowing past a body that is in the immediate vicinity of the body and that has a reduced flow due to the forces of adhesion and viscosity.
the layer of fluid closest to the surface of a solid past which the fluid flows: it has a lower rate of flow than the bulk of the fluid because of its adhesion to the solid
boundary (def 1). partition line. Historical Examples A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II Various Charles Sumner; His Complete Works, Volume XI (of 20) Charles Sumner Round About the Carpathians Andrew F. Crosse mile Verhaeren Stefan Zweig Belford’s Magazine, Vol II, No. 10, March 1889 Various Red Pottage Mary Cholmondeley Chambers’s Twentieth […]
a peak in SW Nevada, in the White Mountains, near the California border: highest elevation in Nevada. 13,143 feet (4006 meters).
a ranch hand who patrols the boundary of a sheep or cattle station in order to watch the stock, repair fences, etc. Historical Examples A Bride from the Bush E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung A Bride from the Bush E. W. (Ernest William) Hornung Children of the Bush Henry Lawson A Bride from the Bush […]
boundary scan The use of scan registers to capture state from device input and output pins. IEEE Standard 1149.1-1990 describes the international standard implementation (sometimes called JTAG after the Joint Test Action Group which began the standardisation work). (1995-02-14)