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equipotent

[¦e·kwə¦pōt·ənt]
(science and technology)
Equal in capacity or effect.
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The two equipotential biconical Surfaces are defined as shown in Fig.
A subsequent electrical survey, using a drill hole equipotential method, tested all the accessible diamond-drill holes in the immediate area to establish a drilling target.
The geoid is defined as an equipotential surface of the Earth's gravity field, (generally) inside the topographic masses on land and more or less coinciding with the mean sea level at sea.
the change in the height of the sea-surface equipotential relative to the solid surface of the earth) over the next 1000 years on a global grid.
R] is the largest equipotential curve of the modulus of the mapping function associated with the domain B.
This principle is very much related to epigenetic phenomena and comprises the development from an initial equipotential state to segregation processes.
The second term is the second order zonal harmonics and represents a deformation of the equipotential surface to a prolate ellipsoid aligned with the Earth-Moon axis.
3 we can see the equipotential energies of the scission configurations composed by those fragments given by the relation
His poem ['Prose'] designates a region which is, in a phrase of Proust's, 'une et pourtant alternative,' a region where equipotential worlds converge" (47).
Equipotential contours for surface and/or touch potentials, and potential profiles showing touch and step voltages along the chosen direction are presented.
As an earth ground does not exist at the drilling site at the South Pole, the generator frames are bonded to an equipotential grounding plane.