[jool-tom-suh n, joul-] /ˈdʒulˈtɒm sən, ˈdʒaʊl-/
the change of temperature that a gas exhibits during a throttling process, shown by passing the gas through a small aperture or porous plug into a region of low pressure.
a change in temperature of a thermally insulated gas when it is forced through a small hole or a porous material. For each gas there is a temperature of inversion above which the change is positive and below which it is negative Also called Joule-Kelvin effect
noun, Physics. 1. the generation of heat by the passage of electricity through a resistance. noun (physics) 1. Also called Joule heating. the production of heat as the result of a current flowing through a conductor See Joule’s law 2. an increase in length of certain ferromagnetic materials when longitudinally magnetized
[jouns] /dʒaʊns/ verb (used with or without object), jounced, jouncing. 1. to move joltingly or roughly up and down; bounce. noun 2. a jouncing movement. /dʒaʊns/ verb 1. to shake or jolt or cause to shake or jolt; bounce noun 2. a jolting movement; shake; bump v. mid-15c., of unknown origin, perhaps a blend of […]
1. . 2. . 1. journal 2. journalist 3. journeyman
[zhoor-dahn] /ʒurˈdɑ̃/ noun 1. Jean Baptiste [zhahn ba-teest] /ʒɑ̃ baˈtist/ (Show IPA), Count, 1762–1833, French marshal.