Outflow - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈaʊtfloʊ|  American pronunciation of the word outflow
Brit.  |ˈaʊtfləʊ|  British pronunciation of the word outflow

noun

- the discharge of a fluid from some container (syn: escape, leak, leakage)
- the process of flowing out (syn: effluence, efflux)
- a natural flow of ground water (syn: fountain, outpouring, spring)

Examples

We joined the outflow of fans from the stadium after the game.

The vents provide improved outflow of air.

the outflow of capital from the developed countries

an outflow of gas escaping from the main duct

Word forms

noun
singular: outflow
plural: outflows
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