fluid dynamics

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fluid dynamics

[¦flü·əd dī′nam·iks]
(fluid mechanics)
The science of fluids in motion.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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