Noun(1) act of taking the place of another especially using underhanded tactics(2) an event in which something is displaced without rotation(3) the act of uniform movement(4) (chemistry(5) (psychiatry(6) to move something from its natural environment(7) act of removing from office or employment
(1) the displacement of farmers by guerrilla activity(2) She acknowledges that displacement here no longer spells exile; it can mean instead an exhilarating sense of life at the interstices.(3) Her displacement exceeds 3000 tons, making her the biggest undersea craft yet built.(4) Driving pressure (also known as power) is determined by the displacement of the reciprocating pumps or diaphragms.(5) One cannot neglect that these early religious communities were themselves agents of such social and political changes as the radical displacement of the Khmer occupants of the delta by the Vietnamese state.(6) The top of the piles have been considered to be connected with a rigid pile cap such that when under uplift load each of the piles undergo the same vertical displacement .(7) this phobia was linked with the displacement of fear of his father(8) For dog lungs, volumes obtained by fluid displacement even after pressure release were found to be 14% higher than by the Cavalieri method.(9) The comparison involves measuring the mean displacement of the simulated curve from the average random curve.(10) About 18 years ago the captain of the mv Superior Producer, a freighter of around 1500 tonnes displacement , got it wrong and ended up on the rocks.(11) The displacement effect is seen still more clearly, and more dangerously, over Iraq.(12) males may be able to resist displacement by other males(13) Some 15.7m long with a maximum loaded displacement of 24 tonnes, they have a top speed of 24 knots and a range of 210 nautical miles.(14) The total vertical displacement is therefore up to c.3.5-6 km.(15) If everything is assembled properly, the elastic displacement output of the CDA is linearly proportional to the current input to the coil.(16) A gear pump system has a fixed displacement and requires a change in pump shaft speed to affect pump volume.
(1) engine displacement :: enjin verplasing
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