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in a (constant) state of flux

Apt to change or fluctuate; prone to instability. A: "No, their wedding plans are in a constant state of flux." B: "Wow, I wonder if they'll actually make it down the aisle." Well, all of our vacation plans are in a state of flux now that Sheila's broken her ankle.
See also: flux, of, state

in flux

Apt to change or fluctuate; prone to instability. Well, all of our vacation plans are in flux now that Sheila's broken her ankle.
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in flux

 and in a (constant) state of flux
in constant change; ever-changing. I can't describe my job because it's in a constant state afflux. The price of gold is influx.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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In this study, only net radiation or balance radiation (Rn), sensible heat flux (H) and latent heat (LE) were considered and analyzed along with rainfall, whose data were collected by a micrometeorological station located within the EEcA.
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This surface heat transition is called heat flux. Heat budget involves the total heat fluxes coming into or going out of a water volume.
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Jan Eliasson, le vice-secretaire general de l'ONU, et Thabo Mbeki, l'ancien president de l'Afrique du Sud, appellent a l'arret des flux financiers illicites provenant de l'Afrique car [beaucoup moins que]ils portent prejudice aux individus, au developpement et a la gouvernance du continent en general[beaucoup plus grand que].
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