hydrostatic balance


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hydrostatic balance

n
(General Physics) a balance for finding the weight of an object submerged in water in order to determine the upthrust on it and thus determine its relative density
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The fast change of hydrostatic balance at thermocontractable pipe deformation due to gain of its hydrodynamic strength and its deterioration.