Confluence

Science / Weather / Confluence: A rate at which wind flow comes together along an axis oriented normal to the flow in question. The opposite of diffluence.

Chakra

Health / Yoga / Chakra : Literally meaning circle or wheel, in yoga this refers to the energy centers lying along the confluence of the nadis (energy channels). MORE

Diffluence

Science / Weather / Diffluence: A rate at which wind flow spreads apart along an axis oriented normal to the flow in question. The opposite of confluence. MORE

Stream Order

Science / Geology / Stream Order: A classification system that represents the relative position of streams in a drainage basin. The highest tributaries in the basin are first order streams. These converge to form second order streams, MORE

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