Leakage

• (n.) An allowance of a certain rate per cent for the leaking of casks, or waste of liquors by leaking. • (n.) A leaking; also, the quantity that enters or issues by leaking. • (n.) A leak; also; the quantity of electricity thus wasted.
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leakage

(from the article `mass spectrometry`) A widely used commercial device designed to locate leaks in vacuum systems consists of a small mass spectrometer with an electron-bombardment ion ...
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leakage

(le┬┤kaj) the escape of something through a break in a barrier or wall. radiation leakage radiation going out through the x-ray tube housing in all directions other than that of the useful beam.
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Leakage

[chemistry] In chemistry, leakage is a process in which material is gradually lost, intentionally or accidentally, through the holes or defects of their containers. The material lost is usually fluid, liquid or powder and sometimes gas, from an imperfectly sealed container. Often, leakage can be disastrous if the leaked material is harmful ...
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Leakage

[economics] In economics, a leakage is a diversion of funds from some iterative process. For example, in the Keynesian depiction of the circular flow of income and expenditure, leakages are the non-consumption uses of income, including saving, taxes, and imports. In this model, leakages are equal in quantity to injections of spending from o...
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Leakage

[retail] In retail, leakage occurs when members of a community spend money outside that community or when money spent inside that community is transferred outside the community. For example, crossing a border to buy goods forgoes the same purchase that could have been made inside the community. Many chain stores have high leakages rates due...
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Leakage

Leak'age noun [ Confer Dutch lekkage , for sense 1.] 1. A leaking; also, the quantity that enters or issues by leaking. 2. (Com.) An allowance of a certain rate per cent for the leaking of casks, or waste of liquors by leaking.
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Leakage

Conduction from the live wires to earth caused by poor insulators, shorts and vegetation growth on the wires resulting in a drop in voltage.
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Leakage

In a Fourier Transform the signal is assumed to be periodic.Therefore, a continuous sine wavepure sine wave in the time domainwill transform to a single spectral line in the frequency domainsingle spectral line in the frequency domainHowever, in the case of the Discrete Fourier Transform a finite section of the time history is transformed. If a pur...
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leakage

In economics, money that leaves the circular flow of income. The three main leakages are usually said to be savings, taxes, and imports. ...
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Leakage

Release of information selectively or not before official public announcement.
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Leakage

Release of information selectively or not before official public announcement.
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Leakage

Release of information to some persons before official public announcement.
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Leakage

Sounds from other instruments and sources that were not intended to be picked up by the microphone.
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Leakage

The escape of electrolyte to the outer surface of the battery or cell.
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Leakage

The loss of gas from the envelope or gas bags of an airship or balloon.
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leakage

The prevailing fluid flow through leak at existing conditions.
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leakage

unplanned escape of electrolyte, gas or other material from a cell or battery
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