displacement rate

displacement rate

[dis′plās·mənt ‚rāt]
(petroleum engineering)
In oil well cementing, the speed at which a given volume of cement slurry or mud is pumped down the borehole.
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The displacement rate increased as military operations were launched to retake the cities occupied by the militant group.
Their topics include evaluating kinematic displacement rate effects of transient thermal processes in thrust belts using coupled thermo-mechanical finite-element models, the Paleozoic tectonic evolution of the western Blue Ridge in the southern Appalachians: a critical examination of long-standing conflicts in a poly-deformed system, the Paleoproterozoic to Triassic crustal evolution of Korea's Gyeonggi Massif and tectonic correlation with the North China craton, thrust loading as a mechanism for crustal recycling: an example from the Swakane Gneiss Cascades crystalline core in Washington State, and geologic and kinematic insights from far-traveled horses in the Brevard fault zone of the southern Appalachians.
The study suggested the film industry appeared to have been adversely affected by the prevalence of piracy, finding a 40 percent displacement rate for top films-meaning for every ten recent top films watched illegally, four fewer films were watched through legal channels.
GPS data were collected and processed that yielded a-7-10 mm/yr displacement rate along the Chaman Fault in the Spinatizha area.
According to the results of measurements carried out in 1996-2002 by the mine's surveyors the average displacement rate was 5 mm/year--much higher than the error of measurements.
As noted above, King and Bearman (2009) find a 25% displacement rate of autism on MR diagnoses.
Our measure of the job displacement rate rose from 1.
For the group of downsizing industries as a whole, the average displacement rate from 2001-03, at 6.
Commissioner Abraham Jok Ariing told Sudan Tribune that the romping River Nile water instigates instability, halts evaluations of displacement rate and devastates settlement in Baidit Payam.