Definition of fluid mechanics in English:

fluid mechanics

Syllabification: flu·id mech·an·ics


[treated as singular]
The branch of mechanics dealing with the properties of fluids in various states and with their reaction to forces acting upon them.
More example sentences
  • At the same time, the woman - who already holds diplomas in mathematics, applied physics and fluid mechanics - was studying at a university in Compiegne, northeast of the French capital.
  • The omission may be in part a consequence of the historical relegation of some of these topics - for example, fluid mechanics - to engineering.
  • So what are the forces on the fluids we study in fluid mechanics?

Definition of fluid mechanics in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day fioritura
Pronunciation: fēˌôriˈto͝orə
an embellishment of a melody...