hydraulic radii

hydraulic radius

noun
the ratio of the cross-sectional area to the perimeter of a pipe, outlet, or the like, through which a fluid is flowing.

Origin:
1875–80

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To hydraulic radii
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: hydraulic pump
Next Definition: hydraulic radius
Words Near: hydraulic radii
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for hydraulic radii
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing hydraulic radii
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature