coefficient of resistance

Definition of coefficient of resistance

: the ratio of the loss of head to the remaining head of a fluid discharging through an orifice or over a weir

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“Coefficient of resistance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/coefficient%20of%20resistance. Accessed 11 Aug. 2020.

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