absolute volume

absolute volume

[′ab·sə‚lüt ′väl·yüm]
(engineering)
The total volume of the particles in a granular material, including both permeable and impermeable voids but excluding spaces between particles.

absolute volume

1. Of a granular material, the total volume of the particles, including the permeable and impermeable voids, but excluding the spaces between the particles.
2. Of fluid, the volume which the fluid occupies.
3. The displacement volume of an ingredient of concrete or mortar.
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Butsic estimates the absolute volume of water used to irrigate cannabis to be fairly modest -- on the order of a few thousand acre-feet.
Dose-volume histograms (DVHs) were calculated for each patient from 5 Gy to 40 Gy at a 5-Gy dose-level interval (20 patients did not receive CT examinations in our center; thus only the absolute volume parameters were recorded).
7 billion absolute volume of non-cash transactions, together with Australia's Top 5 placement globally in terms of non-cash payments per capita.
Here the company achieved the strongest absolute volume growth in its top 20 markets in July with 46,454 cars and an increase of 9.
In this case, RTD tea would be faced with falling per capita consumption, and possibly even absolute volume and value declines.
USPRwire, Tue Feb 02 2016] Home laundry appliances was the second most dynamic category in major appliances over 2010-2015 and the category anticipating the second highest absolute volume growth over 2015-2020.
We are developing an absolute volume classification so we can look at this in another way.
Bottled water is expected to add 135 billion units through 2019, accounting for 54% of the absolute volume growth in PET bottle use.
Michelob Ultra continues to be the fastest growing brand in the country by absolute volume and Stella Artois is growing double-digits.
The authors concluded that the absolute volume of the whole placenta as well as the labyrinth had increased from day 16 to day 19 of gestation.
As with conventional concrete, RCC mixtures are proportioned on the basis of absolute volume.
3 billion of the total issuances in 1Q14 and this is the highest absolute volume for the sovereign sector since 3Q12 when sovereign issuers had generated USD 25.