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hydraulic

Pronunciation: /haɪˈdrɔːlɪk; haɪˈdrɔːlɪk; haɪˈdrɒlɪk/

Translation of hydraulic in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [Mech] [press/brake/suspension] hidráulico hydraulic engineer ingeniero hidráulico, (masculine, feminine)
    Example sentences
    • After we shot down the catapult, we saw a sheen of hydraulic fluid covering the pressure bulkhead in the back of the aircraft.
    • That includes using non-toxic hydraulic oils for his machinery, and synthetic engine oils all around in the hopes of reducing maintenance downtime.
    • Until now, conventional hydraulic oil would break down sooner, leaving your machine's metal abrasively scraping against metal.

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