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laminar

[′lam·ə·nər]
(science and technology)
Arranged in thin layers.
Pertaining to viscous streamline flow without turbulence.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The FFU module is enclosed in cast-iron, explosion-proof housing and contains a fan-cooled motor that produces laminar air flow within the hood.
The filter fan of the laminar flow unit purifies the air sucked in from the outside, and provides a constant laminar air flow above the mould mounting space of the machine.
The design, construction and arrangement of all the units enhance a laminar air flow. The materials selected (stainless steel AISI 316 L and high-grade plastics) and the surface finish of all machine parts in the work area ensure easy cleaning and sterilizing.