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Rod

A rarely used unit of length in the U.S. system equal to five and a half feet.
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rod

A linear unit of measurement equal to 161/2 feet.

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- the average peak value of the current of an individual streamer is higher for a square rod, for example, at strength E[approximately equal to]10 kV x [m.sup.-1].
Compared with the cylinder rod-airfoil model as shown in Figure 8, the irregular positive and negative vortices with larger size behind the square rod alternatively interfere with the downstream wake flow.