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Meaning of "leakiness" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LEAKINESS

leakiness  [ˈliːkɪnəs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LEAKINESS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Leakiness 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 LEAKINESS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of leakiness in the English dictionary

The definition of leakiness in the dictionary is the quality of being leaky; tendency to leak. Other definition of leakiness is the tendency to leak information.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LEAKINESS


achiness
ˈeɪkɪnəs
blockiness
ˈblɒkɪnəs
chalkiness
ˈtʃɔːkɪnəs
chunkiness
ˈtʃʌŋkɪnəs
cliquiness
ˈkliːkɪnəs
corkiness
ˈkɔːkɪnəs
crankiness
ˈkræŋkɪnəs
creakiness
ˈkriːkɪnəs
dorkiness
ˈdɔːkɪnəs
flakiness
ˈfleɪkɪnəs
flukiness
ˈfluːkɪnəs
forkiness
ˈfɔːkɪnəs
freakiness
ˈfriːkɪnəs
funkiness
ˈfʌŋkɪnəs
geekiness
ˈɡiːkɪnəs
larkiness
ˈlɑːkɪnəs
milkiness
ˈmɪlkɪnəs
pawkiness
ˈpɔːkɪnəs
pickiness
ˈpɪkɪnəs
quakiness
ˈkweɪkɪnəs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LEAKINESS

leaguing
Leah
leak
leakage
leaked
leaker
Leakey
leakier
leakiest
leakily
leakless
leakproof
leaky
leal
leally
lealty
leam
Leamington Spa
lean
lean manufacturing

WORDS THAT END LIKE LEAKINESS

agribusiness
big business
bulkiness
business
cleanliness
cleanliness is next to godliness
comeliness
dizziness
do the business
e-business
emptiness
family business
fitness
friendliness
happiness
holiness
laziness
loneliness
loveliness
readiness
timeliness

Synonyms and antonyms of leakiness in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «leakiness» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LEAKINESS

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

Translator English - Chinese

泄漏
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

leakiness
570 millions of speakers

English

leakiness
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

leakiness
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

التسرب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

неплотности
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

leakiness
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

leakiness
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

leakiness
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Kebocoran
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Undichtigkeit
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

漏出
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

leakiness
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Leakiness
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

leakiness
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

leakiness
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लीकगिरी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

leakiness
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

leakiness
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nieszczelności
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

нещільності
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

leakiness
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διαρροή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

leakiness
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

läckage
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

leakiness
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of leakiness

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LEAKINESS»

The term «leakiness» is normally little used and occupies the 118.641 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LEAKINESS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about leakiness

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LEAKINESS»

Discover the use of leakiness in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to leakiness and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Computational Modeling in Biological Fluid Dynamics
Their leakiness results are similar to those calculated by Cheer and Koehl ( 1987a) (Fig. 1). Abdullah and Cheer (unpublished; described in Koehl, 1993) used a numerical model to compute the steady, two-dimensional flow near cylinders at ...
Lisa J. Fauci, Shay Gueron, 2001
2
Charting New Pathways to C4 Rice
Bundle sheath leakiness (φ) decreases with increasing bundle sheath resistance . The simulation in Figure 5 assumes that half of the oxygen is evolved in the bundle sheath. Because oxygen diffusivities are such that bundle sheath resistance ...
J. E. Sheehy, Peter L. Mitchell, Bill Hardy, 2007
3
Applications of Lie's Theory of Ordinary and Partial ...
5.3 Description of scenarios Scenario 1 - small leak of liquid chlorine by 12 mm diameter of hole - time of leak about 1 0 minutes - reasons: a) leakiness of valve b) break to pipe of liquid chlorine c) leakiness of flexible wire Scenario 2 - small ...
L Dresner, 2010
4
Zooplankton: Sensory Ecology and Physiology
Leakiness: The leakiness of an array of hairs depends on Reynolds number (Re), as illustrated in Figure 2. At very low Re (10~3 and lower; i.e. for very small or slowly- moving sensory hairs) little fluid moves through the gap between ...
P Lenz, D K Hartline, J Purcell, 1997
5
Alcohol, Nutrition, and Health Consequences
More importantly, gut leakiness has been noted in only a subset of alcoholics and more specifically in those with liver disease and thus provides intriguing evidence of gut leakiness as the key cofactor for ALD [31, 53]. It should also be noted ...
Ronald Ross Watson, Victor R. Preedy, Sherma Zibadi, 2012
6
Medical Physiology, 2e Updated Edition: with STUDENT CONSULT ...
The leakiness of the wall is analogous to the diffusing capacity (DL) of the lung. After a severe rainstorm, the water outside the basement rises to a level that is 100 cm above the floor of the basement. This 100 cm of water is analogous to the  ...
Walter F. Boron, Emile L. Boulpaep, 2012
7
Photosynthesis: Physiology and Metabolism
Meinzer and Zhu (1998) found variation in dry matter correlated with variation in quantum yield associated with both leaf nitrogen content and genotype inSaccharum species and suggested that this was most likely due to variation in leakiness ...
Richard C. Leegood, Thomas D. Sharkey, Susanne von Caemmerer, 2000
8
From Financial Crisis to Stagnation: The Destruction of ...
All three types of leakiness matter and they promote and amplify each other. Thus , increased trade increases macroeconomic leakiness, whereas increased financial leakiness promotes trade and foreign direct investment, which increases  ...
Thomas I. Palley, 2013
9
Plenty of Nothing: The Downsizing of the American Dream and ...
GLOBALIZATION. AND. THE. PROBLEM. OF. ECONOMIC. LEAKINESS. Globalization has recently become a popular term used to describe our new economic condition. Globalization refers to the process promoting increased international ...
Thomas I. Palley, 2000
10
Scaling in Biology
The leakiness (the proportion of the fluid encountering a gap between two hairs that flows through the gap rather than around the perimeter of the array of hairs of a hair-bearing structure determines, for example, whether or not the structure ...
James H. Brown, Geoffrey B. West, 2000

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LEAKINESS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term leakiness is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Study Reveals That Veterans Exposed to Bomb Blasts Suffer More …
Those images indicated that there was “leakiness” and fraying of white matter in the brains of affected veterans, resulting in a much more rapid ... «Law Firm Newswire, Jul 15»
2
c-kit + cells adopt vascular endothelial but not epithelial cell fates …
1b), indicating negligible leakiness of Kit-CreER upon cryoinjury. In contrast, RFP expression was high in tamoxifen-treated lungs with or without CI (Fig. 1b). «Nature.com, Jul 15»
3
3 Tottenham Players to Watch During Pre-Season
Spurs' overall leakiness was still concerning enough two new additions have been made at centre-back (though as yet, no departures). «Bleacher Report, Jul 15»
4
How cancer sprouts blood vessels for itself
“Tumors don't have to wait for the vessels to develop,” Onuchic says. “They take advantage of the leakiness of the structure.” ... «Futurity: Research News, Jul 15»
5
Rice News Release: Hybrid cells cause chaos around cancers
"Tumors don't have to wait for the vessels to develop," Onuchic said. "They take advantage of the leakiness of the structure." The notch-delta ... «Newsroom America, Jul 15»
6
David Reilly's quest: Data that's portable yet secure
How do you improve the containment of the leakiness of the human element? Reilly: Access management and identity management, which we ... «Banking Exchange, Jul 15»
7
Monoculture vs. Polyculture Part II
This would be important for reducing the leakiness of some agricultural systems, especially where nitrates are leached in the winter. They found ... «Biofortified Blog, Jun 15»
8
Sacramento Kings Tick One Box With Willie Cauley-Stein
... offense made him someone who was a clear building block for a number of lottery teams who were in the same leakiness realm as the Kings. «Hoops Habit, Jun 15»
9
Which oil and gas companies are leaking the most methane?
Leakiness ("leak rate") is defined as the amount of methane a company emits per unit of oil and gas it produces at all the oil and gas fields it ... «Environment & Energy Publishing, Jun 15»
10
'Marilyn Minter: Pretty/Dirty'
Her work celebrates this leakiness in self and sensibility, too, in pleasures that can't be bound by ideology or taste. Everything runs in her work, ... «New York Times, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Leakiness [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/leakiness>. Jul 2020 ».
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