Definition of hydrostatics in English:


Syllabification: hy·dro·stat·ics
Pronunciation: /ˌhīdrəˈstatiks


[treated as singular]
  • The branch of mechanics concerned with the hydrostatic properties of liquids.
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    • The first volume covered dynamics, mechanics, hydrostatics, hydraulics, aerostatics, and pneumatics.
    • The syllabus included mechanics, hydrostatics, optics, and astronomy.
    • Gregory also lectured at Edinburgh on mechanics and hydrostatics.

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