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inflow

[′in‚flō]
(mathematics)
The inflow to a vertex in an s-t network is the sum of the flows of all the arcs that terminate at that vertex.

Inflow

Entry of extraneous rainwater into a sewer system from sources other than infiltration, such as basement drains, manholes, storm drains, and street washing.

inflow

The volume of any type of water entering a sewer pipe from outside sources not included under infiltration.
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The main aim of this work is to understand whether and how the FDI inflowing in the transport sector impacts the environment in terms of C[O.
For instance, atomic clocks falling with Earth's inflowing space will run faster than clocks rising against the flow.
2]), fed by seven rivers, plus an extensive mosaic of fringing wetlands that line the edges of the lagoons and the lower reaches of the inflowing rivers.
The temperature in the digesters in winter is likely to be affected by a range of different factors, but primarily by air temperature, degree of heat exchange between the digester and the air, soil temperature, temperature of inflowing slurry (which is again influenced by air temperature), temperature of the washing water etc.
As the container gets emptier, the bag can thus fold almost completely flat without any inflowing air reaching the contents.
The number of inflowing nutrients, particularly phosphorus and nitrogen, which may cause a considerable increase of plant and other organic productivity in shallow freshwater systems, is often connected with the kind of land use of areas neighbouring shallow water systems (Kuczynska-Kippen and Swidnicki, 2008).
Sand heated too much by inflowing metal and long exposure to radiated heat.
As a result the country suffered deficit in its balance of payments with outflowing capital larger than inflowing capital.
A large number of women are inflowing into labor force in Asia, but majority of them occupy bottom range of the employment ladder leading to increase in the scale and risk of sexual Harassment at work place (International Labor Organization (ILO) 2001, Dawn 2001).
Two family groups recorded in inner Juan de Fuca Strait in 2007 also may have moved east from the Cape Flattery area (where several family groups also were observed in 2007; Table 1) during unusual conditions prompted by southerly winds that cause inflowing surface currents in Juan de Fuca Strait (Thomson and others 2007).
Twenty to 30 shrimp (biomass, 80-150 g) were put into a respiration chamber, and the oxygen consumption was estimated by measuring the oxygen concentration in the inflowing water versus the outflowing water.
However, the inflowing money was already invested in the construction of the expensive factory and the new company town called 'Stadt des Kdf-Wagens' (renamed Wolfsburg after the war).