apparent expansion

apparent expansion

[ə′pa·rənt ik′span·shən]
(thermodynamics)
The expansion of a liquid with temperature, as measured in a graduated container without taking into account the container's expansion.
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AirAsia Philippines has disclosed plans to launch its Bangkok flights from Manila in the second quarter of 2018, an apparent expansion by the domestic unit of the Malaysian budget carrier giant AirAsia Berhad.
The company's refusal to participate in the surveillance program was tied to an apparent expansion of foreign surveillance, but details within the document were redacted and are likely considered classified.
Contract awarded for Lee town day after day two apparent expansion driveway paving work
The Bardo attack was the first claimed by IS in Tunisia after the militant group's apparent expansion to strife-torn Libya from its Syria and Iraq strongholds.
Such data are rarely available in astrophysics because as a general rule apparent expansion or, in other words, in the layout of the sky, the majority of objects cannot be seen," another author, Romano Corradi, from the Astrophysics Institute of the Canary Islands, said.
The apparent expansion of the military campaign comes as thousands of people flood out of the neighbouring Lower Dir district, where the army has targeted the Taliban.
IN AN APPARENT EXPANSION OF the investigation into the suitability of insurance sales to military personnel at bases throughout the country, the U.
However, because the apparent expansion in external training has occurred through an increase in employer support for fees and materials rather than through provision of paid study leave, participation in employer-supported external training may well have increased while the hours of training for which employees are paid by employers has declined.
Supreme Court's apparent expansion of ERISA's reach, proper planning today can reduce sleepless nights tomorrow.
This denial signals an apparent expansion of the "same desk" rule.