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Meaning of "fluid coupling" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF FLUID COUPLING

fluid coupling  [ˈfluːɪd ˈkʌplɪŋ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF FLUID COUPLING

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Fluid coupling is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES FLUID COUPLING MEAN IN ENGLISH?

fluid coupling

Fluid coupling

A fluid coupling is a hydrodynamic device used to transmit rotating mechanical power. It has been used in automobile transmissions as an alternative to a mechanical clutch. It also has widespread application in marine and industrial machine drives, where variable speed operation and/or controlled start-up without shock loading of the power transmission system is essential.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH FLUID COUPLING


coupling
ˈkʌplɪŋ
crippling
ˈkrɪplɪŋ
decoupling
diːˈkʌplɪŋ
dumpling
ˈdʌmplɪŋ
fopling
ˈfɒplɪŋ
grappling
ˈɡræplɪŋ
Kipling
ˈkɪplɪŋ
pling
plɪŋ
popeling
ˈpəʊplɪŋ
sampling
ˈsɑːmplɪŋ
sapling
ˈsæplɪŋ
stripling
ˈstrɪplɪŋ
wool-stapling
ˈwʊlˌsteɪplɪŋ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE FLUID COUPLING

fluid
fluid assets
fluid clutch
fluid dram
fluid drive
fluid flywheel
fluid lubrication
fluid mechanics
fluid ounce
fluid pressure
fluidal
fluidextract
fluidic
fluidics
fluidify
fluidisation
fluidise
fluidiser
fluidity
fluidization

WORDS THAT END LIKE FLUID COUPLING

block sampling
chorionic villus sampling
consumer sampling
direct coupling
feeling
flange coupling
half coupling
handling
hydraulic coupling
mailing
quota sampling
rippling
rolling
selling
spread sampling
sterling
stippling
stomach stapling
telling
universal coupling

Synonyms and antonyms of fluid coupling in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «fluid coupling» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF FLUID COUPLING

Find out the translation of fluid coupling to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of fluid coupling from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «fluid coupling» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

液力偶合器
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

acoplamiento de fluido
570 millions of speakers

English

fluid coupling
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

द्रव युग्मन
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

اقتران السوائل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

гидромуфта
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

acoplamento fluido
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তরল ক্যাপলিং
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

raccord pour fluide
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Gandingan bendalir
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Flüssigkeitskupplung
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

流体継ぎ手
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

유체 커플 링
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Cairan kopling
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

khớp nối lỏng
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

திரவ இணைப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

द्रव सांधा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Sıvı kaplin
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giunto idraulico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

sprzęgło hydrauliczne
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

гидромуфта
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cuplare lichid
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

σύζευξη ρευστού
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

vloeistofkoppeling
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

vätskekoppling
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

væske coupling
5 millions of speakers

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «FLUID COUPLING»

Discover the use of fluid coupling in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to fluid coupling and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Automotive Service: Inspection, Maintenance and Repair
It also slips during initial acceleration so that the engine will not stall. •i HISTORY NOTE Chrysler developed the predecessor to the torque converter in 1937. Called a fluid coupling, it was used with a manual transmission that also had a clutch.
Tim Gilles, 2003
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Numerical Modeling in Micromechanics via Particle Methods - ...
2004 Taylor & Francis Group, London, ISBN 90 5809 679 3 ABSTRACT: A particle-fluid coupling scheme with a mixed Lagrangian-Eulerian approach is implemented in PFC2D and PFC3D Ver. 3.1. The scheme solves the continuity and ...
Y. Shimizu, R. Hart, Peter Cundall, 2004
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Automatic Transmissions
A simple fluid coupling is comprised of three basic members: a housing, impeller, and turbine.The impeller and the turbine are shaped like two halves of a doughnut The impeller and turbine have intemal vanes radiating from their centers.
Jack Erjavec, 2004
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Automotive Mechanics,2E
1.14.5 Disadvantages The fluid coupling is generally used with epicyclic gear box only. It cannot be used with the ordinary crash type gear box due to difficulty while changing gears. 1.15 TROUBLESHOOTING CHART FOR FLUID COUPLING ...
S. Srinivasan, 2003
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Theory of Linear Poroelasticity with Applications to ...
1.2 BASIC CONCEPTS Two basic phenomena underlie poroelastic behavior: • Solid-to-fluid coupling occurs when a change in applied stress produces a change in fluid pressure or fluid mass. • Fluid-to-solid coupling occurs when a change in ...
Herbert Wang, 2000
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Light and Heavy Vehicle Technology
This type of drive involves the use of either a fluid coupling or a torque converter. Although quite similar in construction, the fundamental difference between the operation of these two hydraulic devices is that the torque converter is capable of  ...
Malcolm James Nunney, 2007
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Automotive I1st Ed. 2000
... but is a key element in automatic transmission. In this application, it functions as a "wet clutch," being surrounded by the transmission fluid. Fluid Coupling A fluid coupling, which has been variously called "fluid clutch," "fluid flywheel," ...
Dagoon, Jessie Et Al
8
Popular Science
The second fan can't be "geared down" through the fluid coupling to boost the twist. An automobile's fluid coupling works the same way. It doesn't "gear down" — it doesn't provide torque multiplication. If only a fluid coupling were put between ...
9
Wind Power Plants and Project Development
An alternative method for reducing the shocks due to wind gusts from being transferred directly to the electrical generator is by introducing a fluid coupling ( Figure a) between the gearbox and the generator. Figure (b) shows a typical fluid  ...
Joshua Earnest, Tore Wizelius, 2011
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FLUID MECHANICS & HYDRAULIC MACHINES
16.22 Fluid coupling member, it is thrown into the driven member. The oil thus strikes the vanes of the driven member at an angle, thereby imparting torqre to the driven member due to transfer of kinetic energy. The inlet angles of the runners ...
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10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «FLUID COUPLING»

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Guangzhou Hydraulic Transmission Equipment Offers Its Range of …
There are several elements which need to be considered while purchasing these fluid coupling, speed coupling, torque convertors, or similar other parts. «Digital Journal, Jun 15»
2
Tarragon's artistic director reimagines Much Ado About Nothing
... Indian Dance company Rose was amazed by the complexities of the rhythms and captivated by the fluid coupling of the spiritual and sensual ... «Canadian Jewish News, May 15»
3
Koenigsegg Regera One Gear Transmission Explained: Video
Just to review quickly: The engine connects to a "fluid coupling" device, which connects directly to an axle differential. On either side of the ... «Top Speed, May 15»
4
Integrated drive systems webcast: More answers on energy savings
The fluid coupling is mostly for over torque protection. It does also act as a soft starter somewhat. But it has losses associated all the time. «Plant Engineering, Apr 15»
5
ODU-USA's Advanced Modular Connector Solutions – Innovative …
... with the previous versions and they are available as one or two-pin compressed air modules, or as a two-pin fluid coupling module. «Business Wire, Mar 15»
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Ford Motors applies new simulation technology to solve challenge of …
Lockup clutches are part of the torque converter, a fluid coupling that transmits torque from the engine to the transmission. Lockup clutches ... «Design World Network, Mar 15»
7
Koenigsegg Regera's Non-Transmission
Koni also relies on its massively powerful engine to deliver torque just off idle, in this case through what it describes as a “fluid coupling. «Top Speed, Mar 15»
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Posted by: Laura Cornish
China - Drive systems specialist Voith has celebrated the manufacture of its 1000th TPKL fluid coupling, which is currently being shipped to ... «Mining Review, Mar 15»
9
The Ill-Fated 1930s Racing Tech That's Mounting a Comeback
Starting from a stop required either a separate clutch pedal—not used once the car was under way—a torque-converter-like fluid coupling ... «Wired, Feb 15»
10
New Mazda 2 'Sky-Activ' technology to rival hybrid technology
... using lightweight materials and a very clever lock-up mechanism in the torque converter just to provide the fluid coupling for idling in gear, ... «Malay Mail Online, Jan 15»

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