hydraulic engineering


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hydraulic engineering

[hī′drȯ·lik ‚en·jə′nir·iŋ]
(civil engineering)
A branch of civil engineering concerned with the design, erection, and construction of sewage disposal plants, waterworks, dams, water-operated power plants, and such.
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Hunt, USDA-ARS Hydraulic Engineering Research Unit, Stillwater, Oklahoma; phone (405) 624-4135, e-mail greg.
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They cover water management and planning, water policies, urban water management, water quality, flood risk, and hydraulic engineering.
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