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throughflow Line breaks: through¦flow
Pronunciation: /ˈθruːfləʊ/

Definition of throughflow in English:


[mass noun]
The flowing of liquid or air through something.
Example sentences
  • Similarly, soils that are permeable tend to facilitate subsurface flow including interflow and throughflow, rather than surface run-off.
  • However dispersal was still possible between the Indo-Malay region and Western Australia throughout the entire Pleistocene, albeit at a reduced rate, via the Indonesian throughflow.
  • Local businessman, Ken McPherson, said there was a good level of activity in the town with a large increase in the throughflow of people.
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