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Wakes (Smdffx)

Definition
Turbulence found to the rear of a solid body in motion relative to a fluid. In aviation terminology, the turbulence caused by a moving aircraft. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Wake vortices
Broader Term
Flow (Smdff)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Boundary layer flow (Smdffa)
Flow by speed (Smdffb)
Compressible flow (Smdffc)
Confined flow (Smdffd)
Convection (Fluid mechanics) (Smdffe)
Flow equations (Smdfff)
Infiltration (Smdffg)
Laminar flow (Smdffi)
Multidimensional flow (Smdffk)
Multiphase flow (Smdffl)
Nonnewtonian flow (Smdffm)
Nonuniform flow (Smdffn)
Overflows (Smdffo)
Overtopping (Smdffp)
Percolation (Smdffq)
Seepage (Smdffr)
Slip (Fluid mechanics) (Smdffs)
Transitional flow (Smdfft)
Turbulence (Smdffu)
Viscous flow (Smdffv)
Vortices (Smdffw)
Unsteady flow (Smdffy)