Floatation

Floatation (or flotation) may refer to:

* Floating
* Flotation device
* Flotation tank, a tank used for "floatation therapy"
* "Floatation", a 1990 electronic music song by "The Grid"
* Froth flotation
* Dissolved air flotation (DAF)


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  • Floatation — Float*a tion, n. See {Flotation}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • floatation — 1806, the older, more etymological, but less popular spelling of FLOTATION (Cf. flotation) …   Etymology dictionary

  • floatation — see flotation …   Modern English usage

  • floatation — [flō tā′shən] n. alt. sp. of FLOTATION …   English World dictionary

  • floatation — flotation or floatation Flotation is the process of making a company s shares available to the general public by obtaining a quotation on the Stock Exchange. Also referred to as going public or obtaining a Stock Exchange listing . Financial… …   Financial and business terms

  • floatation — flotacija statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Smulkių kietųjų dalelių perskyrimas, pagrįstas jų nevienodu vilgumu. atitikmenys: angl. floatation; flotation rus. флотация …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • floatation — plūduriavimas statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. floatation; floating vok. Schwimmen, n; Schwimmung, f rus. плавание, n pranc. flottement, m …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • floatation — plūdrumas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Transporto priemonės galėjimas plūduriuoti vandenyje. atitikmenys: angl. floatation pranc. flottabilité …   NATO terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • floatation — variant of flotation …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • floatation — /floh tay sheuhn/, n. flotation. [1800 10] * * * …   Universalium


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