Also called flow sheet. a detailed diagram or chart of the operations and equipment through which material passes, as in a manufacturing process.
a graphic representation, using symbols interconnected with lines, of the successive steps in a procedure or system.
a diagrammatic representation of the sequence of operations or equipment in an industrial process, computer program, etc
noun, Petrology. 1. cleavage resulting from the parallel alignment of the mineral constituents of a rock when in a plastic condition.
- Flow control
communications, protocol The collection of techniques used in serial communications to stop the sender sending data until the receiver can accept it. This may be either software flow control or hardware flow control. The receiver typically has a fixed size buffer into which received data is written as soon as it is received. When the […]
- Flow country
noun 1. an area of moorland and peat bogs in northern Scotland known for its wildlife, now partly afforested
[floh] /floʊ/ verb (used without object) 1. to move along in a stream: The river flowed slowly to the sea. 2. to circulate: blood flowing through one’s veins. 3. to stream or well forth: Warmth flows from the sun. 4. to issue or proceed from a source: Orders flowed from the office. 5. to menstruate. […]