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BDBachelor of Divinity
BDBoard
BDBaud
BDBig Deal
BDBirthday
BDBound
BDBroker Dealer (securities firm)
BDBand (German: Volume [books])
BDBreak Down
BDBusiness Development
BDBoulevard
BDBusiness Day
BDBundle
BDBradford (postcode, United Kingdom)
BDBreaking Dawn
BDLa Bande Dessinee
BDBoundary
BDBack Door
BDBandes Dessinées (French: Comic Books)
BDBrain Damage (Pink Floyd song/fanzine)
BDBritish Midland (IATA airline code)
BDBuilding Department
BDBreakdance
BDBrought Down
BDBase de Donnée (French: Database)
BDbudget deficit
BDBaby Dance (trying to get pregnant)
BDButadiene
BDBanda Desenhada (Comic Books)
BDBroken Dreams
BDBulk Density
BDBahraini Dinar (unit of currency)
BDBrood War (game)
BDBoot Drive
BDBronchodilator (respiratory airflow)
BDBoulder Dash (computer game)
BDBrand Development
BDBonner Durchmusterung (astronomy)
BDBritish Midland Airlines (airline IATA code)
BDBaker's Dozen
BDBuffer Descriptor (PowerPC CPM)
BDBuildings Department
BDBroder Daniel (band)
BDBy Direction
BDBrownian Dynamics
BDBootable Disk
BDBaby's Daddy (denotes a father of a child who is not married to the mother)
BDBrachydactyly
BDBase Deficit (acid-base balance)
BDBranch Davidian (cult)
BDBiomedical Diagnostics
BDBlade Dancer (game Lineage2)
BDButane Diol
BDBinary Dump
BDBurmester-Desmedt
BDBaseline Description
BDBinary Decoder
BDBypass Diode
BDBase-Down Prism (ophthalmology)
BDBio-Daughter
BDBus Director
BDBuried Distribution
BDBase-Line Design
BDBallast Deck (railroad bridges)
BDBeginning Descent
BDBritish Dressage Ltd (UK)
BDBranch Deletion
BDBiennial Declaration
BDBiodiagnóstico SA (Guatemala, private lab)
BDBalcony Drain (plumbing)
BDBachelor of Drama
BDBoondoggle
BDBass Drum
BDBlowing Dust (weather reports)
BDBluetooth Device
BDBeedi (Indian cigar)
BDBone Dry
BDBis in Die (Latin: twice a day)
BDBinary Digit
BDBerne Declaration (Switzerland)
BDBase Damage
BDBlueDragon (computer parsing engine)
BDBio-Diesel
BDBangladesh (top-level domain name)
BDBondage & Discipline
BDBelly Dance
BDBlood Donation
BDBile Duct
BDBecton Dickinson and Company
BDBeaver Dam
BDBlock Diagram
BDBipolar Disorder
BDBinary to Decimal
BDBinomial Distribution
BDBlack Diamond
BDBlue Diamond
BDBomb Disposal
BDBank Draft
BDBattlefield Digitization
BDBattlefield Distribution
BDBehavior Disorder
BDBermuda
BDBible Dictionary
BDBig Dawg
BDBig Detroit
BDBills Discounted
BDBinary Divide
BDBlack Dog (White-Wolf's game studio)
BDBen Davis (High School)
BDBarrels per Day
BDBinary Discrete
BDBob Dole
BDBarndoor
BDBearded Dragon
BDBig Dummy (cycling; Surly)
BDBob Dylan (singer)
BDBirth Doula (childbirth)
BDBirth Defect
BDBirth Daughter
BDBarrel Distortion (video distortion)
BDBody Development (gaming)
BDBaron Davis (NBA Player)
BDBlack Disciples (gang; Chicago, IL)
BDBetterdays (band)
BDBoard Diagnostics
BDBilling Domain
BDBlu-Ray Disc
BDBlowdown
BDBlack Dragon (gaming)
BDBombardment Division
BDBiological Defense
BDBirth Dad (adoption)
BDBehcet's Disease
BDBlue Devils (drum and bugle corps; Concord, CA)
BDBig Dig (Boston, MA, USA)
BDBase de Datos (Spanish: Database)
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Transmission companies and INGAA argue PHMSA severely underestimates the number of pipeline miles which would be subject to blowdowns, and therefore the cost of the new regulations and the methane emissions created.
Interestingly, the imagery also showed some anomalies where strips of severe blowdown (extending dozens of miles) were cocked at an angle to the rest of the storm damage.
The EPA is proposing that reporters would use one of two methods to calculate or measure emissions from pipeline blowdown events.
BLOWDOWN identifies locations in a system where temperatures can decline dramatically during depressurization.
With conductivity or other concentration measurement sensors, blowdown rate can be controlled dynamically to maintain the desired TDS in the cooling tower basin.
Furthermore, the chemical consumption required to control scale and to replace losses by blowdown is also eliminated or significantly reduced.
EoACAo Exceeding blowdown performance of competitive valves EoACAo Returns processes back to normal operating pressure as quickly as possible and minimizes lost liquid and gas.
To control blowdown, conductivity meters can be used to measure the water's electrical conductance, adjust the bleed rates on the basis of evaporation rates, and thus ensure a higher concentration ratio or cycles of concentration.
Following swiftly on from his brilliant The Tin Roof Blowdown, we find PI Dave Robicheaux and his ex-homicide partner Clete Purcel escaping hurricane-devastated New Orleans for the wild calm of Montana, only to find a twisted serial killer at work, and worse.
THE TIN ROOF BLOWDOWN by James lee Burke (Phoenix pounds 7.
The TSE is expected to be supplied by Palm Water and would be polished in specially designed plants, a method expected to reduce the need for potable water for the cooling process and one which allows the blowdown to be further used for irrigation purpose.
The blowdown marks the culmination of months of preparation and planning to make way for the next stage in Calthorpe Estates' impressive plans for the site.