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 (hī′drō-kə-nĕt′ĭk, -kī-) also hy·dro·ki·net·i·cal (-ĭ-kəl)
1. Of or relating to hydrokinetics.
2. Of or relating to the kinetic energy and motion of fluids.


(ˌhaɪdrəʊkɪˈnɛtɪk; -kaɪ-) or


1. (General Physics) of or concerned with fluids that are in motion
2. (General Physics) of or concerned with hydrokinetics


(ˌhaɪ droʊ kɪˈnɛt ɪk, -kaɪ-)

1. of or pertaining to the motion of liquids.
2. of or pertaining to hydrokinetics.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.hydrokinetic - relating to fluids in motion or the forces that produce or affect such motion
hydrostatic - relating to fluids at rest or to the pressures they exert or transmit; "hydrostatic pressure"
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