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orifice

[′ȯr·ə·fəs]
(electromagnetism)
Opening or window in a side or end wall of a waveguide or cavity resonator through which energy is transmitted.
(science and technology)
An aperture or hole.

orifice

orifice
A mouth, aperture, opening, perforation, passage, or hole. The size of an orifice normally is fixed.
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4], the authors of this study focused more on the influence of orifice diameter and mixture composition, on the jet inlet, tip speed and the rate of flame spread in the main combustion chamber.
Conclusion: ALA-PDT can treat genital warts safely with high cure rate and low recurrence rate, particularly working for those of males at the urethral orifice.
and 'To accurately predict the coefficient of discharge, CJFT), for a flange-tapped orifice meter manufactured to the specifications of this standard, certain parameters concerning the orifice meter and the fluid must be known.
The top of the orifice has a very sharp edge for keeping the waterjet stream coherent.
3) Bilateral duplicated kidneys accompanied by a single ectopic ureteral orifice are extremely rare.
In this study, the flow pattern in the fishway type orifice and weir was stimulated in Karkhe diversion dam (located in Hamidieh) in Khuzestan province.
MB-2 canal orifice was either located or not located with this method.
INTRODUCTION: Ectopic ureteric orifice is a rare congenital anomalous defect of urinary tract resulting from abnormal embryological development, where ureteral orifice is abnormally located and instead of draining in bladder, it drains in to urethra, vagina or in structures of mesonephric duct (ductus deference and seminal vesicles).
When compared to a drilled orifice, these flow restrictors channel gas through thousands of pores instead of just one, reducing gas exit velocity and resulting in a more laminar flow.
com will open a new street-level orifice in Bed-Stuy in January.
It is important for clinicians to select the appropriate device size for implant and not to damage neighboring structures during the occluding the orifice of LAA (1, 3-6).