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fluid mechanics
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
The study of the mechanical properties of fluids, i.e. liquids and gases, in motion or at rest.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4649.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/4649
Used For
fluid dynamics
hydraulics
Broader Term
mechanics
Narrower Term
aerodynamics
capillarity
contact angle
diffusion
flow
flow resistance
gas exchange
hydraulic head
hydrodynamics
mass transfer
Peclet number
Reynolds number
surface tension
Related Term
advection
electroviscosity
hydraulic engineering
hydraulic resistance
particle image velocimetry
velocimetry
Spanish
mecánica de fluidos
Term Number
4649