Science / Biology / Ventilation: The mechanics of breathing in and out through the use of the diaphragm and muscles in the wall of the thoracic cavity.


Science / Chemistry / Temperature: Temperature is an intensive property associated with the hotness or coldness of an object. It determines the direction of spontaneous heat flow (always from hot to cold). MORE

Open (Protected) Motor

Technology / Motors / Open (Protected) Motor: A motor having ventilating openings which permit passage of external cooling air over and around the windings. The term 'open machine', when applied to large apparatus without qualification, designate MORE

Mesh Jacket

Technology / Motorcycle / Mesh Jacket: An open-weave, protective apparel for motorcycle riders that allows air to circulate through the garment offering ventilation and cooler riding for hot, summer temperatures. Most notably used in moto MORE


Technology / Motors / Screens: Are protection which can be placed over openings in the fan cover on a fan-cooled motor or ventilation openings of a protected motor to help keep out large particles and/or animals, but not block vent MORE

Da Costas Syndrome

Science / Psychiatry / Da Costas Syndrome: Neurocirculatory asthenia; soldiers heart; a functional disorder of the circulatory system that is usually a part of an anxiety state or secondary to hyperventilation. MORE

Instrument Shelter

Science / Weather / Instrument Shelter: A boxlike structure designed to protect temperature measuring instruments from exposure to direct sunshine, precipitation, and condensation, while at the same time time providing adequate ventilation. MORE