Definition of kinematic viscosity in English:

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kinematic viscosity

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noun

Mechanics
A quantity representing the dynamic viscosity of a fluid per unit density.
Example sentences
  • Here n denotes the kinematic viscosity, p g the gas pressure inside the bubble (dependent on the radius), and P the time-dependent external pressure.
  • The kinematic viscosity is the ratio of viscosity over density.
  • Pressure also changes the kinematic viscosity of water.

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