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Convection - Wikipedia

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Convection is the movement of groups of molecules within fluids such as liquids or gases, and within rheids. Convection takes place through advection, diffusion  ...

Convection | Define Convection at Dictionary.com

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Convection definition, Physics. the transfer of heat by the circulation or movement of the heated parts of a liquid or gas. See more.

Heat Transfer - HyperPhysics

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Convection is heat transfer by mass motion of a fluid such as air or water when the heated fluid is caused to move away from the source of heat, carrying energy  ...

Convection | Definition of Convection by Merriam-Webster

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Define convection: movement in a gas or liquid in which the warmer parts move up and the colder parts move down; also : the transfer of heat by this…

Convection | Climate Education Modules for K-12

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Aug 13, 2013 ... Why do I care? Convection is sometimes responsible for the formation of thunderstorms, and these thunderstorms during the summer can ...

convection - Dictionary Definition : Vocabulary.com

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Convection is a major factor in weather. The sun heats the earth's surface, then, when cooler air comes into contact with it, the air warms and rises, creating an ...

Convection: atmospheric motions in the vertical direction

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In meteorology, convection refers primarily to atmospheric motions in the vertical direction. As the earth is heated by the sun, different surfaces absorb different ...

Lifting by Convection: upward moving thermals

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Lifting by Convection. upward moving thermals. In meteorology, convection refers primarily to atmospheric motions in the vertical direction.

BBC - GCSE Bitesize: Convection

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Liquids and gases are fluids. The particles in these fluids can move from place to place. Convection occurs when particles with a lot of heat energy in a liquid or ...

Activity 7 Teacher Guide: Atmospheric Processes - Convection

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Heat moves in fluids through several processes, including convection. Convection is the transfer of heat by the actual movement of the heated material.

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What's the Difference Between Conduction, Convection, and ...

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Oct 30, 2015 ... What's the Difference Between Conduction, Convection, and Radiation? Let's take a closer look at heat transfer and the three main methods of ...

Convection - Geography For Kids - By KidsGeo.com

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The final way that heat is transferred from one place to another is convection. Convection takes place when heated molecules move from one place to another,  ...

Convection - NOAA's National Weather Service - Glossary

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Convection: Generally, transport of heat and moisture by the movement of a fluid. In meteorology, the term is used specifically to describe vertical transport of ...