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blowoff

[′blō‚ȯf]
(aerospace engineering)
The action of applying an explosive force and separating a package section away from the remaining part of a rocket vehicle or reentry body, usually to retrieve an instrument or to obtain a record made during early flight.
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The former finance professor adds a novel mathematical argument to his arsenal of warnings, this one based on a log-periodic pattern he calls "almost creepy" in the consistency with which successive market troughs come closer and closer in time to the ultimate blowoffs.
The compressed air consumption is strikingly low at 1/3 that of competitive blowoffs, with noise levels at less than 70 dBA.
Apart from the standard shift defrost execution, there is an intermediate defrost system, snow blowoff device and sequential defrost as possible options.
When we last left Eta Carinae, researchers were debating whether its 1843 outburst--when it shone nearly as bright as Sirius--resulted from an internal explosion or a radiation-driven blowoff of hot matter from its surface.
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Acclaimed for collaborations with Bob Mould and Cyndi Lauper, out producer Richard Morel--one half of the team behind the successful Blowoff parties, which started in 2003 in New York City and Washington, D.
Shims can be installed if more blowoff force is required.
Providing precision blowoff with a directed high-volume, high-velocity airflow, the Micro Air Nozzle projects less than one inch past the mounting surface, which permits installation where space is limited.
The element plutonium, a heavy metal, was first formed in the blowoff from supernovae that exploded after the Big Bang and made all the elements in our sun and its planets.
To keep machine processes and parts visible at all times, Exair's Air Disk Window Blowoff System uses airflow technology to eject a small amount of compressed air through a thin slotted ring nozzle.
After the game, he responded with his first career blowoff of the media.
The flat 2" wide airstream is ideally suited for blowoff, cooling and drying applications.