Permeation

In physics and engineering, permeation (also called imbuing) is the penetration of a permeate (such as a liquid, gas, or vapor) through a solid. It is directly related to the concentration gradient of the permeate, a material`s intrinsic permeability, and the materials` Mass diffusivity. Permeation is modeled by equations such as Fick`s laws of......
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Permeation

• (n.) The act of permeating, passing through, or spreading throughout, the pores or interstices of any substance.
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permeation

pervasion noun the process of permeating or infusing something with a substance
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Permeation

Per`me·a'tion noun The act of permeating, passing through, or spreading throughout, the pores or interstices of any substance. « Here is not a mere involution only, but a spiritual permeation and inexistence.» Bp. Hall.
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permeation

Action of entering or passing through a cell membrane.
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Permeation

Flowing into the pores and gaps of a substance; why you can pour water into a cup that is already full of sand, and pour a lot of water into a cup that is already full of popcorn.
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Permeation

Permeation, in physics and engineering, is the penetration of a permeate (such as a liquid, gas, or vapor) through a solid, and is related to a material's intrinsic permeability. Permeability is tested by permeation measurement.
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permeation

The process of spreading through or penetrating, as the extension of a malignant neoplasm by proliferation of the cells continuously along the blood vessels or lymphatics. ... Origin: L. Per-meo, pp. -meatus, to pass through ... (05 Mar 2000) ...
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permeation

Type: Term Pronunciation: per′mē-ā′shŭn Definitions: 1. The process of spreading through or penetrating, as the extension of a malignant neoplasm by proliferation of the cells continuously along the blood vessels or lymphatics.
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permeation

[n] - the process of permeating or infusing
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