Drift

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Drift or Drifts may refer to:

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In science and technology[edit]

In fluid dynamics[edit]

  • Darwin drift, the long-term displacement of fluid by the passage of an object
  • Stokes drift, the average velocity of a fluid parcel in fluid wave motion
  • Drift velocity, flow velocity of a charged particle in a material due to an electric field

In geology[edit]

Other uses in science and technology[edit]

Other uses[edit]

  • Driftwood, wood that has been washed onto the shore or beach of a sea, lake, or river
  • Battle of Rorke's Drift, a 1879 battle between British and Zulu forces
  • Dérive, French for "drift", describing an unplanned journey through a landscape
  • Drift (Transformers), a character from the Transformers franchise

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