Related to Rainfall
Weathertight means that in any sea conditions water will not penetrate into the ship;
Topsoil means those horizons in a soil profile, commonly known as the “O” and the “A” horizons, containing organic material and includes deposits of partially decomposed organic matter such as peat;
Inclement Weather means any weather condition that delays the scheduled arrival or departure of a Common Carrier.
Nematode means invertebrate animals of the phylum nemathelminthes and class nematoda, that is, unsegmented round worms with elongated, fusiform or saclike bodies covered with cuticle and inhabiting soil, water, plants or plant parts; may also be called nemas or eelworms.
Outfall means a point source.
Diatomaceous earth filtration means a process resulting in substantial particulate removal in which (i) a precoat cake of diatomaceous earth filter media is deposited on a support membrane (septum), and (ii) while the water is filtered by passing through the cake on the septum, additional filter media known as body feed is continuously added to the feed water to maintain the permeability of the filter cake.
Extremity means hand, elbow, arm below the elbow, foot, knee, and leg below the knee.
Shutter means a device attached to the tube housing assembly which can intercept the entire cross sectional area of the useful beam and which has a lead equivalency not less than that of the tube housing assembly.
Junk means old or scrap copper, brass, rope, rags, batteries, paper, trash, rubber, debris, waste, or junked, dismantled, or wrecked automobiles, or parts thereof, iron, steel, and other old or scrap ferrous or nonferrous material.
Noise means two times the root mean square of ten standard deviations, each calculated from the zero responses measured at a constant frequency which is a multiple of 1,0 Hz during a period of 30 seconds.
drain means (subject to Section 219(2) of the 1991 Act) a drain used for the drainage of one building or any buildings or yards appurtenant to buildings within the same curtilage;
Ventilation means the supply of outside air into a building through window or other openings due to wind outside and convection effects arising from temperature, or vapour pressure differences (or both) between inside and outside of the building;
Incineration means the controlled combustion of solid waste for disposal.
Erosion means the detachment and movement of soil or rock fragments by water, wind, ice, or gravity.
Ambient temperature means the temperature surrounding the animal.
Flocculation means a process to enhance agglomeration or collection of smaller floc particles into larger, more easily settleable particles through gentle stirring by hydraulic or mechanical means.
Atmosphere means the air that envelops or surrounds the earth and includes all space outside of buildings, stacks or exterior ducts.
Nitrogen oxides means all oxides of nitrogen except nitrous oxide, as measured by test methods set forth in 40 CFR Part 60.
Infiltration means water other than wastewater that enters a sewer system (including sewer system and foundation drains) from the ground through such means as defective pipes, pipe joints, connections, or manholes. Infiltration does not include, and is distinguished from, inflow.
Washout means the carrying away of solid waste by waters of the base flood.
Diameter means the diameter of the stem of a tree measured outside the bark at a specified point of measurement.
Stroke means an acute cerebrovascular hemorrhage or occlusion resulting in a neurologic deficit.
Glass means fixed plain glass and mirrors in or on the Insured's business premises excluding painting, tinting, embossing or ornamental works on the glass.
Filtration means a process for removing particulate matter from water by passage through porous media.
Watertight means capable of preventing the passage of water through the structure in any direction under a head of water for which the surrounding structure is designed.
Sorbent means a material that is used to soak up free liquids by either adsorption or absorption, or both. Sorb means to either adsorb or absorb, or both.