Example sentences for "hydrostatics"

hydropower; hydrops; hydroquinone; hydrosphere; hydrostatic; hydrosulphite; hydrosulphuric; hydrotherapeutic; hydrotherapy; hydrothermal

- This fundamental principle of
**hydrostatics**follows at once from the principle of the normality of fluid pressure implied in the definition of a fluid in S 4. - The fundamental principles of
**hydrostatics**were first given by Archimedes in his work [Greek: Peri ton ochoumenon], or De iis quae vehuntur in humido, about 250 B. - Some writers treat hydraulics and
**hydrostatics**as subdivisions of hydrodynamics. - The first discovery made in
**hydrostatics**since the time of Archimedes is due to Stevinus. - Hydrostatic paradox, the proposition in
**hydrostatics**that any quantity of water, however small, may be made to counterbalance any weight, however great; or the law of the equality of pressure of fluids in all directions. - Note: The word is sometimes used as a general term, including both
**hydrostatics**and hydraulics, together with pneumatics and acoustics. - The science of
**hydrostatics**is, even more than that of statics, the original creation of Archimedes. - In
**hydrostatics**he seems to have had no predecessors. - The word is sometimes used as a general term, including both
**hydrostatics**and hydraulics, together with pneumatics and acoustics. - Various verifications of the principles of
**hydrostatics**and hydrodynamics. - Being a Familiar Introduction to the Principles of Chemistry, Mechanics,
**Hydrostatics**and Pneumatics, Adapted to the comprehension of Young People. - Archimedes, following up Euclid's work, laid the foundation, of mechanics in his study of the lever and the screw, and of
**hydrostatics**and of optics in his studies of specific gravity and burning mirrors and lenses. - Astronomy, physics, especially
**hydrostatics**and mechanics, were all wonderfully developed. - To him we owe a series of inventions and discoveries in
**hydrostatics**and the {80} construction of various mechanical toys that have been used in the laboratories since. - There are many other significant developments of
**hydrostatics**and mechanics, besides specific gravity and the lever, the germs of which are at least attributed to Archimedes. - Hydraulics was created by Castelli;
**hydrostatics**by Torricelli, who also discovered barometric variations: both were pupils of Galileo. - It is also to Boyle, more than to any other Englishman, that we owe the science of
**hydrostatics**in the state in which we now possess it. - Boyle and Pascal are to
**hydrostatics**what Galileo is to mechanics, and Copernicus, Kepler, and Newton are to astronomy. - In
**hydrostatics**a body immersed in a liquid displaces a certain volume of the liquid, and the upthrust of the liquid in the body is, by the principle of Archimedes, equal to the weight of liquid displaced. - Yet we owe a debt of gratitude to Hero, the pupil, for having given wider vogue to these discoveries, and in particular for the discussion of the principles of
**hydrostatics**and pneumatics contained in the introduction to his book. - Dynamics and
**hydrostatics**may now, for the first time, claim a place among the sciences. - Of what do
**hydrostatics**and hydraulics treat? - It will now be necessary for me to give you some account of the mechanical properties of fluids--a science which, when applied to liquids, is divided into two parts,
**hydrostatics**and hydraulics. - We see, therefore, that the caddis worm has not to trouble about
**hydrostatics**when building its scabbard. - This is a question of
**hydrostatics**to which we will return presently. - Galileo, in a treatise entitled, Delle Cose che stanno nellâ€™Acqua, lays down the principles of
**hydrostatics**already established by Stevin, and among others what is called the hydrostatical paradox. - For some of the principles of
**hydrostatics**we are indebted to him, though he did not possess much mathematical knowledge.

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