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flux (plural fluxes)
- The act of flowing; a continuous moving on or passing by, as of a flowing stream.
- By the perpetual flux of the liquids, a great part of them is thrown out of the body.
- A state of ongoing change.
- The schedule is in flux at the moment.
- Her image has escaped the flux of things, / And that same infant beauty that she wore / Is fixed upon her now forevermore.
- Languages, like our bodies, are in a continual flux.
- A chemical agent for cleaning metal prior to soldering or welding.
- It is important to use flux when soldering or oxides on the metal will prevent a good bond.
- (physics) The rate of transfer of energy (or another physical quantity) through a given surface, specifically electric flux, magnetic flux.
- That high a neutron flux would be lethal in seconds.
- (archaic) A disease which causes diarrhea, especially dysentery.
- (archaic) diarrhea or other fluid discharge from the body
- The state of being liquid through heat; fusion.
- (state of ongoing change): stasis
a state of ongoing change
a chemical agent for cleaning metal prior to soldering or welding
the rate of transfer of energy (electric flux, magnetic flux)
flux (not comparable)
- (uncommon) Flowing; unstable; inconstant; variable.
flux m (plural flux)
- flow (the flow of the tide)
- “flux” in le Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).
flux m (oblique plural flux, nominative singular flux, nominative plural flux)
- diarrhea (rapid passage of fecal matter through the bowels)