hydrodynamics
noun plural but singular in construction Date: 1779 a branch of physics that deals with the motion of fluids and the forces acting on solid bodies immersed in fluids and in motion relative to them — compare hydrostaticshydrodynamicist noun

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  • hydrodynamics — /huy droh duy nam iks, di /, n. (used with a sing. v.) the branch of fluid dynamics that deals with liquids, including hydrostatics and hydrokinetics. Also called hydromechanics. [HYDRO 1 + DYNAMICS] * * * …   Universalium

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