monotropy coefficient

monotropy coefficient

[mə′nä·trə·pē ‚kō·i‚fish·ənt]
(fluid mechanics)
A coefficient v related to the ratio of velocity coefficients, Ay / Ax , in an equation developed by P. Raethjen for the velocity profile in a fluid.
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