Boundary Layer

Science / Weather / Boundary Layer: The lowest layer of the earth's atmosphere, usually up to 3,300 feet, or one kilometer, from the earth's surface, where the wind is influenced by the friction of the earth's surface and the objects on it.

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Boundary Noun Synonyms: border(s), limit(s), frontier(s), bound(s), confines, perimeter
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Boundary-Layer Control

Technology / Aviation / Boundary-Layer Control: The design or control of slotted or perforated wings with suction methods to reduce undesirable aerodynamic effects caused by the boundary layer—that region adjacent to the boundary where shear stre MORE

Mixed Layer

Science / Weather / Mixed Layer: It is the upper portion of the boundary layer in which air is thoroughly mixed by convection. In oceanography, it is the layer of the water that is mixed through wave action or thermohaline convection MORE

QuickTime Player

Technology / Computers / QuickTime Player: A multimedia technology developed by Apple Computer. Developed to display video, sound, animation, graphics, text, music and 360 degree virtual reality (VR) scenes. Apple makes its QuickTime plug-in a MORE

Real Player

Technology / Computers / Real Player: Developed by RealNetworks, this is a cross-platform multi-media player. MORE

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)

Technology / Computers / Secure Sockets Layer (SSL): A protocol designed by Netscape Communications to enable encrypted, authenticated communications across the Internet. SSL is used mostly in communications between Web browsers and Web servers. URLs th MORE

Straight Player

Entertainment / Bowling / Straight Player: A player that relies on accuracy at the expense of power. MORE

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