How to use Leaks in a sentence
Whoever's helping him might've gotten rid of any leaks.
The children ran upstairs and Alex set out to check the bathroom for leaks.
Identifies the presence of any gas leaks or poisonous carbon monoxide.
Including leaks, nasty spills, explosions and personnel accidents.
After having previously roasted the tube and copper oxide, and reduced the copper spiral a, the weighed calcium chloride tube and potash bulbs are put in position, the boat containing the substance is inserted (in the case of a difficultly combustible substance it is desirable to mix it with cupric oxide or lead chromate), the copper spiral (d) replaced, and the air and oxygen supply connected up. The apparatus is then tested for leaks.Advertisement
This guard wire prevents any current which leaks over the surface of the insulator from passing through the galvanometer G, and the galvanometer indication is therefore only determined by the amount of current which passes through the insulator, or by its insulation-resistance.
When a system is set vibrating and left to itself, the vibration gradually dies away as the energy leaks out either in the waves formed or through friction.
For the consideration of some classes of business the Senate goes into executive or secret session, although what is done at this session usually leaks out, and finds its way to the public through the press.
The vitriol chambers must be supported on all sides by suitable wooden or iron framework, and they are always erected at a certain height over the ground, so that any leaks occurring can be easily detected.
One of these patients has a sac which has increased in size, the other 2 had distal implantation leaks at completion angiography.Advertisement
These units prevent hull corrosion due to small electrical current leaks.
The bean counters will then find good reason to get the leaks fixed.
Some laminate flooring, for example, does not cope too well with leaks.
Check for leaks - a leaking gutter is a common cause of rotting frames in a wooden greenhouse.
When plugging leaks, the ultimate aim is to stop the leak permanently.Advertisement
All anastomotic leaks were minor and were managed non-operatively with nutritional support.
In brief, because the helium leaks out, they shrink, and become heavier than the volume of air they displace.
Otherwise, there'll be memory leaks whenever an image load fails.
No other breast pad gives breastfeeding women the freedom to wear lingerie they want without revealing pad lines or leaks.
Does your building have aging sheet metal or asbestos roofs or leaks?Advertisement
It has the advantage of making any oil leaks immediately noticeable!
Exudate - the fluid plasma which leaks out of blood vessels due to an increase in capillary permeability.
Check for plumbing leaks, toilets that rock, corroded valves on the hot water heater and other plumbing leaks, toilets that rock, corroded valves on the hot water heater and other plumbing problems.
An inspector later said that tires should be inflated to 15 lbs psi and checked for leaks, not 100 lbs psi.
For raw water-cooling engines, check the seacock and all pipe work for leaks.Advertisement
Helium mass spectrometer leak test to detect even the tiniest of leaks.
If a mixer leaks around the base of the swivel spout, take off the spout by removing the fixing screw.
Remember to free this compiled sprite later to avoid memory leaks.
Check for leaks using soapy water not a naked flame.
The roof now leaks; piles of rubbish left by tipsy teenagers sit in pools of water.Advertisement
This forces the tracer gas through any small leaks.
If you are treated with a vesicant drug that leaks, it can cause pain and ulceration to the body tissues.
If they don't stop leaks as well as your favorite name brand, then use the name brands on your baby at night and the off brand during the day.
In fact, while using one-size pre-folds means extra bulk on a newborn, it also means extra absorption power, and therefore fewer leaks.
Check to make sure there are no gaps between the diaper and your baby's legs as these would cause leaks.Advertisement
Do you see any fluid leaks on the ground?
The trench is then covered and the propane tank is checked for leaks.
If there are no leaks the tank is filled and the installer lights all necessary pilot lights and makes sure that all appliances are in proper working order.
While doing so, check for any noticeable air leaks.
My one-year-old cat "leaks", for lack of a better word, when he kneads me with the pads of his paws.Advertisement
She takes a canoe off the island, but soon discovers it leaks.
If there is any good news from this incident it is the fact that corporations are learning how to protect themselves and their customers from data leaks and online security breaches.
Stop leaks - A small leak can waste 20 gallons of water each day.
Check all faucets, shower heads and toilets for leaks, making repairs where necessary.
After you have fixed all the leaks, turn off all the taps and check the water meter over a two hour period.Advertisement
Leaks around windows and doors suck heat and cold right on out.
Communities are right not to want them nearby, as even without the emissions and leaks, they are still unsightly and not good for property values.
You should also check regularly for leaks, replacing seals and tightening fixtures as necessary.
Take steps to ensure you aren't adding to this problem by repairing oil leaks in cars and machinery as soon as they are spotted.
Nuclear power can give off radiation, at the mining source, during transportation of raw materials, at the reactor itself, and from leaks of improperly contained waste.Advertisement
While efforts are made to contain the radiation produced during the fission process, and containment systems are in place to help prevent leaks and contamination, nuclear energy does have its drawbacks.
While containment technologies have grown more reliable, leaks in older reactors can still occur.
Since uranium is an unstable element, this leaves a great deal of room for error, radiation leaks and risks fission happening too soon, where it cannot be contained.
If you're in a hurry and need to remove the bottles from the water station before they are full, the docking station's valves prevent leaks - so no spills!
Stopping drafts and sealing air leaks is the best way to insulate your home.
Plugging leaks in drafty parts of your home can provide significant savings.
These can cause huge energy leaks during the winter.
If you want to see where your energy leaks are, you can use a candle on a windy day and hold it up to various windows and doors.
Other methods, like reducing soil erosion or improving water treatment, attempt to stop contaminants from entering natural water systems through runoff or leaks.
Clogged gutters can cause water problems and leaks on the inside of your house.
Laundry rooms typically have tile or other hard flooring in case of spills, leaks, or floods.
Laundry rooms typically have tile or other hard flooring in case of spills, leaks or floods.
Prior to the official announcement, leaks were rampant all over the Internet and entertainment news shows about who would be the Dancing with the Stars celebrity dancers.
These leaks led him to seek treatment for sex addiction and alcoholism.In 2008, Lowe once again found himself in the tabloids when he filed lawsuits against a nanny and other members of his personal staff.
A lifetime warranty against leaks and drips is a good idea to protect your investment.
Showerhead leaks usually occur for two reasons, either the washer inside the showerhead is damaged or worn, or the little holes in the showerhead or internal parts are encrusted with lime and other mineral deposits.
Occasionally other things can go wrong with showerheads and cause leaks, but these are by far the most common culprits.
Though more expensive than other types of attic insulation products, the foam expands when sprayed and completely fills the space which prevents air leaks and energy loss.
Flush the toilet to check for leaks, and you have completed your toilet installation.
Check for leaks frequently, and add ethanol to the propane so you can detect the odor of a leak before it causes harm.
Learning how to install insulation can help seal your home against air leaks, drafts and other problems that can cause your heating and cooling bills to skyrocket and affect the overall comfort level in your home.
Turn on the faucet and check all connections for leaks or drips.
Tighten them so they are snug, and check them for leaks once you have the water turned back on.
Most covers are made out of plastics and other synthetic materials as these do a great job of preventing leaks.
They may have moisture problems in their basements, or molds may form where there is condensation from air conditioning units or small leaks in plumbing.
Since these batteries are sealed, there is no need to worry about battery leaks, and the system is waterproof.
Adjust the straps and the mask fit to stop the leaks.
When selecting your mask be sure to take the opportunity to sleep several nights with the mask to check for comfort and to determine if there are any air leaks.
Mask cushion- The gel mask cushion can be replaced when the silicon softens, causing air leaks at the top of the mask.
A poor mask fit can be uncomfortable and cause air leaks and difficulty sleeping.
A nasal mask is probably too big if it leaks into the eyes or onto the upper lip from the bottom of the mask.
Mask leaks - The mask may not be tight against the face or it might be the wrong size or type.
The mattress also contains non-stretch cotton in its bonding that prevents the sleep surface from getting cracks and leaks.
Respironics CPAP addresses troublesome leaks, and the device lessens pressure to reseal the mask to the sleeper's face rather than increasing the pressure to compensate for the leak.
The pillow can help to prevent leaks in the mask by keeping the mask in the right position.
Simply finding a mask that has a good fit can alleviate problems with leaks and skin discomfort.
The contact can also distort the mask, which can lead to troublesome leaks.
A mask sizing gauge can help you find the perfect fit, and a sleep comfort care pad can address possible leaks.
If the water leaks in then the whole point of wearing goggles is lost and may make the child unhappy and not want to be underwater, even with goggles on.
They claim to have no leaks and come in one size fits all.
There is not much that is worse than finding out your discount tent leaks like a sieve at two in the morning.
A hemorrhagic stroke-the more common form of stroke in infants and children under age two-occurs when a weakened blood vessel leaks or bursts, causing bleeding in the brain tissue or near the surface of the brain.
If any of the instilled dye leaks into the eye, then the cornea has been perforated and a small projectile may be inside the eye.
When a baby is born with a hole in the septum (the wall separating the right and left sides of the heart), blood leaks from the left side of the heart to the right.
A blood clot (hematoma) may occur if a blood vessel between the skull and the brain ruptures; when the blood leaks out and forms a clot, it can press against brain tissue, causing symptoms from a few hours to a few weeks after the injury.
This effect may result in blood that either leaks back in the wrong direction or has a difficult time passing a stiff, poorly moving valve.
Most of these abscesses eventually burst, and pus that leaks onto the skin can cause new infections.
Leaks, backed up drains, and other issues should be pinpointed using the checklist.
For example, plumbing leaks or condensation behind the walls can eventually lead to mold problems and structural issues.
As they weaken, the vitamin C leaks out.
Inlet hose screens on washers should be checked periodically, and you should check for water or oil leaks.
Don't ignore unusual sounds, smells or leaks; they usually mean something isn't right and needs to be attended to before it becomes an inconvenient breakdown or a costly repair.
Your molds must be waterproof with no leaks.
Sturdy cardboard boxes with secure tops are good storage containesr as long as the storage location has no possibility of water leaks.
If leaks or floods are a possibility, plastic storage boxes are a better choice.
This provides ample protection against the elements, stains and minor leaks (think kids spilling their juice box drinks all over the place).
However, the Virgo manoften leaks this information out in the form of health matters, so you'll often hear him talk about a new diet or health regimen.
Who is responsible for maintenance issues (light bulbs, plumbing leaks, etc.)?
Rumors about OLTL and any soap may lead actual news stories or casting news due to spoilers and leaks.
Here you will find General Hospital Twitters every Tuesday, information about what the actors on the show are up to in their personal lives, and leaks of what may happen on upcoming episodes of the addicting drama.
Wondering how do I clean up after an alkaline battery leaks inside your radio?
Most alkaline battery leaks involve the potassium hydroxide inside the battery leaking out.
If the battery leaks inside and dries, you'll have to clean out the grey gunk to be assured of clean conduction.
The first rule of how do I clean up after an alkaline battery leaks is to avoid any contact with your eyes or skin.
The material that leaks from alkaline batteries is potassium hydroxide which is the electrolyte of the battery's make-up.
There are several methods that effectively clean up after an alkaline battery leaks.
The following steps are usually effective for smaller battery leaks.
The potassium hydroxide that leaks from batteries is a corrosive material that is highly toxic.
Blockages can lead to leaks, damage and other issues.
Acid reflux, or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), occurs when stomach acid leaks back up into the esophagus, causing pain and irritation.
The moisture barrier utilizes nanotechnology by bonding to the fibers of the fabric, and prevents leaks.
To ensure that your breast form doesn't have any leaks, creases or folds, inflate the casing with air.
Cue leaks to the press about her label refusing to release the album, cancelled summer tours, dramatic changes in management - all the requisite music biz scandal ingredients.
A reality show that tapes an entire season before airing the first episode, like The Apprentice, has more potential leaks than a show that eliminates contestants live, like American Idol.
He didn't know where the leaks were coming from in Europe, and he definitely didn't know where they were coming from in Arizona.