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.
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
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
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