throttled flow

throttled flow

[′thräd·əld ′flō]
(fluid mechanics)
Flow which is forced to pass through a restricted area, where the velocity must increase.
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To simulate throttled flow, the valves were actuated to the half-open position followed by the application of a 1/2- to 1-second burst of pressurized argon at 50 psig.