streakline

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

streak +‎ line

NounEdit

streakline (plural streaklines)

  1. A locus of points of all the fluid particles that have passed continuously through a particular spatial point in the past.
    Dye steadily injected into the fluid at a fixed point extends along a streakline.
Last modified on 29 February 2012, at 18:23