loss of head

loss of head

[′lȯs əv ′hed]
(fluid mechanics)
Energy decrease between two points in a hydraulic system due to such causes as friction, bends, obstructions, or expansions.
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58.4% of them receive pensions for age, 30.0% for disability, and 11.6% for loss of head of the family.
Androgen excess--clinical or biochemical (excessive body hair, acne, loss of head hair, increases testosterone in the blood)
Androgen excess clinical or biochemical (excessive body hair, acne, loss of head hair, increases testosterone in the blood)
Add in the loss of head coach Fab Flournoy - not only as a player but as a play-caller - along with his assistant Dave Forrester, and it was always going to make it that much harder for Newcastle.
The loss of head coach Fernandez will be a major blow for the Knights, who have relied on vastly experienced French coach to pull away from the relegation zone for the last two campaigns.
He was healthy till the age of 6 months when the parents noticed that their baby started to lose his milestone in form of loss of head control and inability to sit with support which he was able to do before.
Bowe is clear on what league success would mean almost a year on from the loss of head coach Mark Anscombe and director of rugby David Humphreys.
Common ASD sensor applications for monitoring, detection and control include: conveyor system jam, overload, multiple section interlock integrity; pump system loss of head pressure (open discharge line, pump runs dry, etc.); and cooling towers and similar fan handling systems (over- and undercurrent conditions caused by open duct access door, broken drive belt or coupling, etc.).
But there was a collective loss of head from Chelsea which suggested City's impressive lunchtime show of strength had rattled them.
The influential 34-year-old also stated the loss of Head of Recruitment Moody - who followed Mackay to South Wales from Watford two years ago - is a huge blow to the Bluebirds.
The Ducks will have to deal with the loss of head coach Chip Kelly, but should be fine with offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich taking over.
Despite the suspension of chief scout Neil Murray, along with the loss of head physio Pip Yeats, McCoist is already planning for next season.