Definition of bulk modulus in English:

bulk modulus

Line breaks: bulk modu|lus

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

Physics
  • The relative change in the volume of a body produced by a unit compressive or tensile stress acting uniformly over its surface.

More definitions of bulk modulus

Definition of bulk modulus in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day astrogation
Pronunciation: ˌastrə(ʊ)ˈgeɪʃ(ə)n
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space