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2 entries found for convection.
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Main Entry: con·vec·tion
Pronunciation: kschwan-primarystressvek-shschwan
Function: noun
: motion in a fluid in which the warmer portions rise and the colder portions sink; also : the transfer of heat by this motion
- con·vec·tion·al /-shnschwal,-shschwan-schwal/ adjective
- con·vec·tive /-primarystressvek-tiv/ adjective

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