Air Gap

Technology / Home Audio / Air Gap: In a speaker's motor section, the space between the top plate and the pole piece. This is where the magnetic flux field is concentrated and where the voice coil interacts with it.

Other Words for Air

Air Noun Synonyms: atmosphere, ambience, aura, climate, feeling, sense, mood, quality
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Other Words for Gap

Gap Verb Synonyms: opening, space, aperture, distance, hole, void, gulf, cavity, break, breach, crevice, chink, crack, split, division, cleft, rift, rip, tear, rent, interruption, interval, lacuna, hiatus, discontinuity, disruption, lull, pause, rest, recess, halt, stop
Gap Noun Synonyms: difference, divergence, disparity, disagreement, inconsistency, discrepancy, division, distinction
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Air space

Business / Construction / Air space : The area between insulation facing and interior of exterior wall coverings. Normally a 1' air gap. MORE

Impaired Credit

Business / Finance / Impaired Credit: When a company's total capital is less than the par value of all its capital stock. MORE

Impaired Capital

Business / Finance / Impaired Capital: A bond portfolio strategy whose goal is to eliminate the portfolio's risk, in case of a general change in the rate of interest, through the use of duration. MORE

Impairment

Health / Dentistry / Impairment: An alteration of health status, assessed by objective medical criteria. This is a medical finding. MORE

Indicated Airspeed (IAS)

Technology / Aviation / Indicated Airspeed (IAS): A direct instrument reading obtained from an air speed indicator uncorrected for altitude, temperature, atmospheric density, or instrument error. Compare CALIBRATED AIRSPEED and TRUE AIRSPEED. MORE

Inert Pair

Science / Chemistry / Inert Pair: Valence electrons in an s orbital penetrate to the nucleus better than electrons in p orbitals, and as a result they're more tightly bound to the nucleus and less able to participate in bond formation MORE

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