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hy·dro·dy·nam·ics

 (hī′drō-dī-năm′ĭks)
n.
1. (used with a sing. verb) The branch of science that deals with the dynamics of fluids, especially incompressible fluids, in motion.
2. (used with a pl. verb) The dynamics of fluids in motion.

hy′dro·dy·nam′i·cist (-ĭ-sĭst) n.

hydrodynamics

(ˌhaɪdrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks; -dɪ-)
n
1. (General Physics) (functioning as singular) Also called: hydromechanics the branch of science concerned with the mechanical properties of fluids, esp liquids. See also hydrokinetics, hydrostatics
2. (General Physics) another name for hydrokinetics

hy•dro•dy•nam•ics

(ˌhaɪ droʊ daɪˈnæm ɪks, -dɪ-)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of fluid dynamics that deals with liquids.
[1775–85]
hy`dro•dy•nam′i•cist (-ə sɪst) n.

hy·dro·dy·nam·ics

(hī′drō-dī-năm′ĭks)
The scientific study of the forces exerted by fluids in motion.

hydrodynamics

the study of forces that act on or are produced by liquids. Also called hydromechanics. — hydrodynamic, hydrodynamical, adj.
See also: Physics

hydrodynamics

The study of moving liquids and fluids.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hydrodynamics - study of fluids in motionhydrodynamics - study of fluids in motion    
fluid mechanics, hydraulics - study of the mechanics of fluids
magnetohydrodynamics - the study of the interaction of magnetic fields and electrically conducting fluids (as plasma or molten metal)
Translations

hydrodynamics

[ˌhaɪdrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks] NSINGhidrodinámica f

hydrodynamics

[ˈhaɪdrəʊdaɪˈnæmɪks] nsgidrodinamica
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