What does the word flux mean?

    Part of speech: verb transitive

  • To meltpurge; treat with a flux.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A flowing or melting.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Med. Diarrhea.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A substance that promotes the fusing of minerals and metals.

Usage examples for flux

  1. And he realized all at once the beauty and meaning of this scene- expression of the quivering forces, whose perpetual flux, controlled by the Spirit of Balance, was the soul of the world. – The Patrician by John Galsworthy
  2. No; it was all a flux- there was nothing but flux. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  3. And I never did see the like of bloody flux among the children, and the scarlet fever too. – Children of the Market Place by Edgar Lee Masters