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flux (flùks) noun
1.a. A flow
or flowing. b. A continued flow; a flood.
2.The flowing in of the
3.Medicine. The discharge
of large quantities of fluid material from the body, especially the discharge
of watery feces from the intestines.
4.a. The rate of flow of
fluid, particles, or energy through a given surface. b. flux density. c.
The lines of force
of a magnetic field.
5.Constant or frequent change;
fluctuation: "The newness and flux of the computer industry has meant many
opportunities for women and minorities" (Connie Winkler).
6.Chemistry & Metallurgy.
A substance that aids, induces, or otherwise actively participates in fusing
or flowing, as:. a. A substance applied to a surface to be joined by welding,
soldering, or brazing to facilitate the flowing of solder and prevent formation
of oxides. b. A mineral added to the metals in a furnace to promote fusing
or to prevent the formation of oxides. c. An additive that improves the
flow of plastics during fabrication. d. A readily fusible glass or enamel
used as a base in ceramic work.
fluxed, fluxing, fluxes
1.To melt; fuse.
2.To apply a flux to.
1.To become fluid.
2.To flow; stream.
[Middle English, from Old
French, from Latin flúxus, from past participle of fluere, to flow.]
flux reversal (fluks' re-ver`sel)
The change in orientation
of the minute magnetic particles on the surface of a disk or tape toward
one of two magnetic poles. The two different alignments are used to represent
binary 1 and binary 0
for data storage: A flux reversal typically represents a binary 1, and
no reversal represents a binary 0.
luminous flux (l¡´me-nes flùks)
The rate of flow oflight
per unit of time, especially the flux of visible light expressed in lumens.
flux gate (flùks gAt)
A detector used to indicate
the direction of the earth's magnetic field.
Existence is no more than
the precarious attainment of relevance
in an intensely
mobile flux of past, present, and future.
Susan Sontag (b. 1933),
U.S. essayist. Styles of Radical Will, "'Thinking Against Oneself': Reflections
on Cioran" (1969).
1.a. A flow or flowing.
b. Continual change.
2.Archaic. a. See derivative.
b. fluxions. Differential calculus.
[French, from Late Latin
flúxio, flúxion-, from Latin flúxus, flux. See flux.]
- flux´ional or
- flux´ionally adverb
track _Surface_ MP3 (192k)
by Fluxion off of _Spaces_ on Vibrant Music (2001)
flux (fluks) noun
1. The total strength of
a magnetic, electric,
or radiation field over a given area.
2. A chemical used to aid
the binding of solder to electrical conductors.
Design in art, is a recognition
of the relation between various things, various elements in the creative
flux. You can't invent a design. You recognise it, in the fourth dimension.
That is, with your blood and your bones, as well as with your eyes.
D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930), British
author. Phoenix: The Posthumous Papers of D. H. Lawrence, pt. 4, "Art and Morality"
(ed. by E. McDonald, 1936).
political anarcho punk
band Flux Of Pink Indians on Crass records (disbanded 1984)
bassist Derek Birkett and guitarist
Tim Kelly form One Little Indians record label in1986 which have releases
- track _Tube Disasters_ MP3
State Of Bengal
Rocket From The Crypt
They Might Be Giants
another anarcho-politico punk
band turned dance music
- Fluxus art movement
- Yoko Ono
- Al Hansen - grandfather of Beck Hansen
- hip hop track _Mental Flux_ MP3
- band _Senator Flux_, with drummer
Jeff Nelson of Dischord Records and Minor
- tribal IDM track _Fluxus 3.1_ MP3
In Exile off of _Alt.Frequencies.4_
compilation CD on Worm Interface
- release _In the Love Chamber Of Venus_ 7" (clear vinyl)
by Two Guys And Another Guy on Flux Records (1989)
- glitch track _Piroclastic Flux_ MP3 (192k)
by Retina off of _Volcano Waves_ on Hefty (2001)
- glitch track _Fluxus_ MP3 (192k)
by Lowfish off of _Fear Not The Snow & Other Lo-fiing Objects_ CD on Suction
- techno track _Flux_ MP3
- techno track _Flux Compensator_ MP3 (192k)
by Asem Shama
- minimal tech house track _Forever (mixed 3:53)_ MP3
- track _Flux_ MP3 (256k)
by Young American Primitive off of s/t CD on Zoemagik
- "I have developed a link
gate... complex enough to regulate the forces,
the field energies surrounding us... these waves
are all around us now... radio waves, television channels, x-rays, the sun...
the entire electromagnetic
flux... I have no actual power myself... by using my brain patterns as a
sort of focusing
device I'm able to direct electromagnetic field energy into a discreet feeling...
It's as though my brain were a lens...
- release _Symptom MP3 (vK)/Visible
Distance MP3 (vK)/Flux_
Universal Order Of Armageddon on Jade Tree (1993)
track _Influx_ MP3
by Higher Intelligence Agency off of _Colourform_ CD
- ambient breakbeat track _Fluxation_
by Lumo off of _Infinessence_
compilation CD on Interchill #010 (2001)
- track _Winds Of War_ MP3
- "specifically, a generation
of mutated warriors from the nether, that's never antiquated, my flux is
stimulation, as macro-electrolytes converge, eternal recurrence, our mentals
merge, it's cyclical, but it revamps its own thesis, reaching the premium
blend in the communion."
- track _Flux_ MP3 (vK)
by Bardo Pond off of _Lapsed_ on Matador (1997)
- funk metal turntablism track _Flux & Reflux_ MP3
by Praxis off of _Warszawa_ on Innerhythmic (1999)
- old school rave release _Mindflux_
12" by N-Joi on Deconstruction (1991)
- a1 _Mindflux_ MP3 (192k)
- a2 _Malfunction_
- b1 _Phoenix_
- b2 _Rhythm Zone_
- trip hop track _In/Flux_ MP3
by DJ Shadow off of _Pre-Emptive Strike_ on Mo Wax (1998)
- sample: "it's only a matter
- industrial drum
& bass track _Flux Density_ MP3 (192k)
by Somatic Responses off of _Survival ep_ 12" on Sixth Shooter #003 (1997)
- post rock folk track _Flux 1912_ MP3
by Fort Lauderdale off of _Time Is Of The Essence_ 12" on Memphis
- 604 track _Phlux_ MP3 (192k)
by Dienzephalon off of s/t on Global Trance Network/Liquid
- 604 track _Quantum
Flux_ MP3 (192k)
by Electron Wave
- techno release _Fluxations ep_
12" by Sphere on Primate Recordings #014 (1997)
- a1 _Atmosphere_
- b1 _Resistance_
- b2 _Soulscape_
- 604 track _Optimum Flux_ MP3 (160k)
by Sonic Sufi
off of _Sacramental_ on Psy
entity Hux Flux
- release _Cryptic Crunch_ 12"x2
by Hux Flux on Koyote (1999)
- _Calculus_ MP3
- samples from videogame Pac-Man
- the sound of Pac-Man deflating
- _Triple Nipple_ MP3
- _Nemo_ MP3
- (xref Captain Nemo from
the Jules Verne novels)
- samples modem handshake
- _Experimenting With Potions_
- _Cryptic Crunch_ MP3
- _Short Circuit_ MP3
- _Elixir_ MP3
- _Alkaloid_ MP3
- _Nervoservo_ MP3
- track _Idiot_ MP3 (160k)
off of _A Progress In Trance_
- track _Mysko_ MP3 (160k)off
of _Tales From The Forest_ compilation CDb
on Spirit Zone (1999)
- release _Division By Zer0_ 12"x2 on Spiral Trax #017 (2003)
- track _Lex Rex Perplex_ MP3 (192k)
- track _Degauss_ MP3 (192k)
off of _Electric Kool-Aid_ compilation on Kavator (2000)
experimental noise entity Flux Information
track _In The Museum's Bathrooms_ MP3
no wave track _Adaptech_ MP3 (vK)
off of _Private/Public_ on Young God (2001)
track _Liposuction_ MP3 (vK)
no wave track _Sit Down, Silly_ MP3 (vK)
off of _Private/Public_ on Young God (2001)