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ajautuma

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

ajautua (to drift) +‎ -ma

NounEdit

ajautuma

  1. drift (instance of being drifted)
  • 1977, in the Publications of the Forest Research Institute in Finland (published by the Metsäntutkimuslaitos), page 48 [1]:
    Levityskaistan ajautuma oli kuitenkin selvästi pienempi kuin jauhemaisella lannoitteella, sillä 15 metrin []
    However, the drift of the spreading strip was clearly less than with a pulverized fertilizer. When the plane was flying at 15 meters []
  • 1947, in the Suomen hyönteistieteellinen aikakauskirja: Annales entomologici fennici, volumes 13-14, page 40 [2]:
    Lisäksi hän on todennut että useimpia hyönteis-ajautumatapauksia on edeltänyt ns. ilmarintaman kulku ajautuma-alueen []
    In addition, he has noted that most cases of insect drift have been preceded by movement of a s.c. air front over the drift area []

DeclensionEdit