- \\ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷\ adjective
: having the fluid or gas flowing parallel to the axis
axial-flow pump— compare radial-flow
* * */ak"see euhl floh"/, adj.having a fluid flow parallel to an axis of rotation, as in a turbine.
Useful english dictionary. 2012.
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