afflux definition

  • noun:
    • A flow to or toward a location, specifically of blood or other fluid toward a body component: an afflux of bloodstream to your mind.
    • an upward dash of fluid
    • The rise in water level (above typical) regarding the upstream part of a bridge or obstruction triggered if the effective movement location at obstruction is not as much as the all-natural width associated with the flow straight away upstream of obstruction.
    • A flowing towards; whatever flows to.
    • The act of moving to; a flow or flowing to; an accession: since, an afflux of blood to the mind.

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