- Hydrodynamic Hy`dro*dy*nam"ic, Hydrodynamical
Hy`dro*dy*nam"ic*al, a. [Hydro-, 1 + dynamic, -ical: cf. F.
Pertaining to, or derived from, the dynamical action of water
of a liquid; of or pertaining to water power.
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.
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hydrodynamic — 1828, from HYDRO (Cf. hydro ) + DYNAMIC (Cf. dynamic). Related: Hydrodynamics (1779) … Etymology dictionary
hydrodynamic — [hī΄drō dī nam′ik] adj. 1. having to do with hydrodynamics 2. of, derived from, or operated by, the action of water, etc. in motion hydrodynamically adv … English World dictionary
hydrodynamic — hydrodynamics ► PLURAL NOUN (treated as sing. ) ▪ the science of the forces acting on or exerted by fluids (especially liquids). DERIVATIVES hydrodynamic adjective … English terms dictionary
hydrodynamic — also hydrodynamical adjective Etymology: New Latin hydrodynamicus, from hydr + dynamicus dynamic Date: circa 1828 of, relating to, or involving principles of hydrodynamics • hydrodynamically adverb … New Collegiate Dictionary
hydrodynamic — hydrodynamically, adv. /huy droh duy nam ik, di /, adj. 1. pertaining to forces in or motions of liquids. 2. of or pertaining to hydrodynamics. [1770 80; HYDRO 1 + DYNAMIC] * * * … Universalium
hydrodynamic — adjective a) Of, or relating to the science of hydrodynamics b) Operated by the force of water in motion See Also: dynamic … Wiktionary
hydrodynamic — hy·dro·dy·nam·ic dī nam ik also hy·dro·dy·nam·i·cal i kəl adj of, relating to, or involving principles of hydrodynamics … Medical dictionary
hydrodynamic — adj. (Physics) pertaining to hydrodynamics (study of force exerted by the motion of liquids) … English contemporary dictionary
hydrodynamic — hy·dro·dynamic … English syllables
hydrodynamic — hy•dro•dy•nam•ic [[t]ˌhaɪ droʊ daɪˈnæm ɪk, dɪ [/t]] adj. 1) hyd pertaining to forces in or motions of liquids 2) hyd of or pertaining to hydrodynamics • Etymology: 1820–30 hy dro•dy•nam′i•cal•ly, adv … From formal English to slang