bubble cavitation

bubble cavitation

[′bəb·əl kav·ə′tā·shən]
(fluid mechanics)
Formation of vapor- or gas-filled cavities in liquids by mechanical forces.
The formation of vapor-filled cavities in the interior of liquids in motion when the pressure is reduced without change in ambient temperature.
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