a permanent year-round suntan
[pur-muh-temp] /ˈpɜr məˌtɛmp/ noun 1. a temporary or freelance worker who accepts a series of short-term assignments, thereby continuing on a long-term basis without the benefits of a permanent employee.
[pur-mee-uh-bil-i-tee] /ˌpɜr mi əˈbɪl ɪ ti/ noun 1. the property or state of being . 2. Also called magnetic permeability. Electricity. a measure of the change in magnetic induction produced when a magnetic material replaces air, expressed as a coefficient or a set of coefficients that multiply the components of magnetic intensity to give the […]
- Permeability coefficient
noun 1. the volume of an incompressible fluid that will flow in unit time through a unit cube of a porous substance across which a unit pressure difference is maintained
[pur-mee-uh-buh l] /ˈpɜr mi ə bəl/ adjective 1. capable of being . /ˈpɜːmɪəbəl/ adjective 1. capable of being permeated, esp by liquids adj. early 15c., from Late Latin permeabilis “that can be passed through, passable,” from Latin permeare “to pass through, go over,” from per- “through” (see per) + meare “to pass,” from PIE root […]
[pur-mee-uh-mee-ter, pur-mee-am-i-ter] /ˈpɜr mi əˌmi tər, ˌpɜr miˈæm ɪ tər/ noun 1. an instrument for measuring .