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  • n. Plural form of viscosity.


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  • The difference between success and failure often depends on details, such as the quality of the skin pieces, processing times of enzymes, and liquid viscosities.

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  • I use there Boiled Oils which come in 3 viscosities and they are great, the extra-high is like honey or thicker, you can make some interesting mediums with all 3 of these stand oils.

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  • Rhasis and [1360] Magninus discommend all fish, and say, they breed viscosities, slimy nutriment, little and humorous nourishment.

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  • NS equations are not chaotic, it just takes sufficient resolution to correctly compute the smallest scale for large Reynolds numbers or small kinematic viscosities.

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  • DNS computations for the 2D, viscous, incompressible NS equations in a doubly periodic domain have been carried out for kinematic viscosities down to sizes typically considered reasonable for real fluids.

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  • Having quite high viscosities near a jet might be very realistic and physically correct.

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  • Theoretical analysis based on measured glass viscosities shows that glass should not deform significantly even over many centuries, and a clear link is found between types of deformation in the glass and the way it was produced.

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  • The minimal scale estimate and examples make it very clear why low resolution Coupled Climate Models necessarily use viscosities that are orders of magnitude too large.

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  • If we look at a 1d steady, fully developed laminar flow problem the analysis can be solved analytically for a wide variety of viscosities as a function of depth.

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  • He has also observed that no two objects vibrate in exactly the same way - even two human bodies, due to variations in the placements of organs, bone densities, the different viscosities of blood and lymphatic fluid.

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