noun[treated as singular]
The branch of mechanics concerned with the hydrostatic properties of liquids.
More example sentences
- 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.
Definition of hydrostatics in:
- The British & World English dictionary