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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: backwash(0.01103 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to backwash.
English → Indonesian (quick)
akibat jelek, gelombang surut
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: the flow of air that is driven backwards by an aircraft
propeller [syn: slipstream, airstream, race, wash]
2: the consequences of an event (especially a catastrophic
event); “the aftermath of war”; “in the wake of the
accident no one knew how many had been injured” [syn: aftermath,
3: the wave that spreads behind a boat as it moves forward;
“the motorboat's wake capsized the canoe” [syn: wake]
English → English (gcide)
backwash \back"wash`\, n.
1. The flow of water propelled backward by the propeller,
paddle wheel, or oars of a boat.
2. (Aeron.) The backward flowing air within the wash of an
airplane, caused mostly by the engine.
backwash \back"wash`\, v. t.
1. To clean the oil from (wool) after combing. --Ash.
2. (Chem.) To clean (a filter, a chromatography column, a
water softener, etc.) by passing liquid through in the
reverse of the normal direction of flow. This procedure
dislodges particles which clog the pores of the filter or
column packing, removing them from the filter or column.