adjective Date: 1922 1. of or relating to a combination of electric and hydraulic mechanisms 2. involving or produced by the action of very brief but powerful pulse discharges of electricity under a liquid resulting in the generation of shock waves and highly reactive chemical species <
an electrohydraulic effect

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