hydrodynamics [hahy-droh-dahy- nam-iks, -di-] EXAMPLES | WORD ORIGIN noun ( used with a singular verb) the branch of fluid dynamics that deals with liquids, including hydrostatics and hydrokinetics.
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But it is precisely the motion of these particles that the student of
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Equations with several dependent variables occur in Elasticity, Electrodynamics, and
Hydrodynamics. British Dictionary definitions for hydrodynamics noun Also called: hydromechanics (functioning as singular) the branch of science concerned with the mechanical properties of fluids, esp liquids See also hydrokinetics, hydrostatics
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The scientific study of the motion of fluids, especially noncompressible liquids, under the influence of internal and external forces. Hydrodynamics is a branch of fluid mechanics and has many applications in engineering. Compare aerodynamics hydrostatics.
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