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Specific energy (Smes)

Definition
The energy contained in a stream of water expressed in terms of head, referred to the bed of a stream. It is equal to the mean depth of water plus the velocity head of the mean velocity. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Energy (Sme)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Burning rate (Smeb)
Dissipation (Smed)
Energy balance (Smee)
Energy conversion (Smef)
Energy levels (Smem)
Energy transfer (Smen)
Power (Smep)
Work (Mechanics) (Smey)