intake area

intake area

[′in‚tāk ‚er·ē·ə]
(hydrology)
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For instance, in 1991, P Laurberg et al published the result of their study at Aalborg Regional Hospital (Denmark) on high incidence of multinodular toxic goitre in the elderly population in a low iodine intake area in East-Jutland Denmark.
A redesigned shroud preserves the air intake area above each fan, ensuring enough cool air can get to the card, even in a cramped chassis.
'Neither cracks nor damage was found in the intake area, spillways, operation houses and other related dam structures,' Bote said.
The interior is divided into a central intake area flanked by two wings: one with 12 single-bedroom units and the other housing a large dining area with an open kitchen, family room, and physical therapy facility.
The study was done to determine the stability of rock slopes along the intake area of Tarbela dam for the purposes to prevent any type of slope failure, to prevent any erosion of surface material and to avoid any type of rock mass weathering due to change in climatic conditions.
EGR valves are found in both gasoline and diesel powered engines and it is not difficult to locate on most engines, just follow the line from the engine to the valve, but in some engines, it is located inside a heat-resistant exhaust gas line which connects the exhaust manifold to the intake area.
The lake extends northeast from Sixth to under the former Baltimore & Ohio/Penn Central Railroad roadbed, with a southeast meander into Shelby County, and a fork that goes northeast from the water intake area southeast of the second dam.
As Union Industries' Bulldoor is fitted externally at the entrance to its Intake Area where there is a regular flow of site traffic, the door's high operating speed, as well as the attention to detail in the bespoke sealing undertaken by Union Industries, makes it an effective solution for minimising pest ingress to the building.
Contractor to be pursued for carrying out the work round-the-clock to attain maximum progress in the intake area before overlapping the coffer dam.
It's tempting to turn the key and see if the car still works, but if there is water up to the air intake area of engine or has entered into the engine, attempting to start it could possibly aggravate the damages.