• (n.) Turbidness.
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(from the article `environmental works`) Turbidity refers to cloudiness caused by very small particles of silt, clay, and other substances suspended in water. Even a slight degree of ...
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turbidity 1. Any measure of the degree of transparency of a fluid substance; such as, drinking water. 2. Muddiness created by stirring up sediment or having foreign particles suspended. 3. Having sediment or foreign particles stirred up or suspended; muddy. 4. A measure of the opacity of the atmo...
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Turbidity is the cloudiness or haziness of a fluid caused by individual particles (suspended solids) that are generally invisible to the naked eye, similar to smoke in air. The measurement of turbidity is a key test of water quality. Fluids can contain suspended solid matter consisting of particles...
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Relates to the muddiness, cloudiness or 'milkiness' of water and usually reflects the amount of suspended sediment in the water.
Found on http://www.cancaver.ca/docs/glossary.htm
the degree of opacity of a fluid.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: tŭr-bid′i-tē Definitions: 1. The quality of being turbid, of losing transparency because of sediment or insoluble matter.
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(1) a condition in water or wastewater caused by the presence of suspended matter, resulting in the scattering and absorption of light rays. (2) a measure of fine suspended matter in liquids. (3) an analytical quantity usually reported in turbidity units (NTU/FNU, FTU, JTU) determined by measurement...
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1) Cloudiness 2) Fog 3) Haze 4) Haziness 5) Muddiness 6) Murkiness 7) Obscurity 8) Turbidness
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The weight of particulate matter per unit volume of sea water
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the amount of solid particles that are suspended in water and that cause light rays shining through the water to scatter. Thus, turbidity makes the water cloudy or even opaque in extreme cases. Turbidity is measured in nephelometric turbidity units (NTU).
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