Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

hydromechanics

[hahy-droh-muh-kan-iks]
See more synonyms for hydromechanics on Thesaurus.com
noun (used with a singular verb)
  1. hydrodynamics.
Show More

Origin of hydromechanics

First recorded in 1815–25; hydro-1 + mechanics
Related formshy·dro·me·chan·i·cal, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for hydromechanics

Historical Examples

  • This has been simply accomplished by taking advantage of another principle of hydromechanics.

    Scientific American Supplement, No. 417

    Various

  • Hydromechanics, hī-dro-me-kan′iks, n. the mechanics of fluids.


British Dictionary definitions for hydromechanics

hydromechanics

noun
  1. another name for hydrodynamics
Show More
Derived Formshydromechanical, adjective
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012