Hydrostatical

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Hydrostatical Of or relating to hydrostatics; pertaining to, or in accordance with, the principles of the equilibrium of fluids. "The first discovery made in hydrostatics since the time of Archimedes is due to Stevinus."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • hydrostatical Same as hydrostatic.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Hydro-, 1 + Gr. causing to stand: cf. F. hydrostatique., See Static

Usage

In literature:

Hydrostatics, too; oh dear, I don't know what that is.
"The End of a Coil" by Susan Warner
FIRST COURSE: MECHANICS, HYDROSTATICS, HYDRAULICS, PNEUMATICS, SOUND, OPTICS.
"Notes and Queries, Number 231, April 1, 1854" by Various
All the laws of statics and hydrostatics were discovered by experiments as simple as these.
"Émile" by Jean Jacques Rousseau
Boyle's "Hydrostatics" was "of infinite delight" to him, walking in Barnes Elms.
"The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 3 (of 25)" by Robert Louis Stevenson
Including Hydrostatics and Pneumatics.
"Twentieth Century Inventions" by George Sutherland
How he laid the foundation of Hydrostatics is familiar to everyone, through the story of Hiero's crown.
"History of the Intellectual Development of Europe, Volume I (of 2)" by John William Draper
If each were a Samson, the laws of hydrostatics would set at naught their strength.
"Timar's Two Worlds" by Mór Jókai
This is a necessary result of hydrostatic pressure.
"Island Life" by Alfred Russel Wallace
Hydrostatic pressure of ascending lava, 416, 553.
"Principles of Geology" by Charles Lyell
The inquirer seems not to have been satisfied with the statement of this hydrostatic law.
"The Panama Canal" by J. Saxon Mills
It is done by means of a hydrostatic valve.
"The Romance of War Inventions" by Thomas W. Corbin
Engineering, hydrostatics, In debate with her for quarter you will beg.
"A Word to Women" by Mrs. C. E. Humphry
What I have demonstrated by experiment is perhaps no new principle in hydrostatics.
"Etidorhpa or the End of Earth." by John Uri Lloyd
The volume contains treatises on mechanics; hydrostatics, hydraulics, pneumatics, and sound, and optics.
"The International Monthly, Volume 4, No. 4, November 1, 1851" by Various
One is by the use of a hydrostatic valve.
"Marvels of Scientific Invention" by Thomas W. Corbin
He gave lectures on mechanics and hydrostatics in Morpeth, Alnwick and Newcastle, and was elected F.R.S.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 6" by Various
They put out their washing to learn hydrostatics, And give themselves airs for the sake of pneumatics.
"Poetical Ingenuities and Eccentricities" by Various
First Course: Mechanics, Hydrostatics, Pneumatics, Sound, and Optics.
"Notes and Queries, Vol. V, Number 114, January 3, 1852" by Various
Water may descend to depths from which it can never be brought back by hydrostatic pressure.
"The Elements of Geology" by William Harmon Norton
Hydrostatics, 28 Diagrams and Descriptive Book.
"The Book of the Aquarium and Water Cabinet" by Shirley Hibberd
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In news:

Single and dual pump configurations suit medium-duty hydrostatic circuits.
Working pressure for the excavator 's boom, arm, bucket, and hydrostatic drive is 324 bar.
In addition, the blasted cylinder can easily be inspected for damage prior to hydrostatic or ultrasonic testing.
One machine from NTC America uses hydrostatic components to eliminate sources of friction for high-precision, small-parts machining.
Liquid level sensor monitors hydrostatic level, temperature measurement.
American Sensor Technologies, Inc (AST) has released the AST45PT liquid level sensor for hydrostatic level and temperature measurement.
Non-fouling submersible hydrostatic level transducer.
H1 servo-controlled hydrostatic pumps use advanced electrical control for functionality, efficiency, and easy installation.
The Hydrostatic Release Unit from Sweden is found life rafts and EPIRBs of all sizes and on all types of ships around the world.
The new Hydrostatic Release Unit, with the same name as its predecessor H20, has been introduced.
Revision of F2164 - 10Standard Practice for Field Leak Testing of Polyethylene (PE) Pressure Piping Systems Using Hydrostatic Pressure.
Apply hydrostatic loading to a water tank model.
In keeping with Mustang Survival's commitment to the highest levels of quality and safety, we are notifying the public of an urgent advisory for specific Hydrostatic inflatable PFDs manufactured during April and May of 2012.
The fully hydrostatic, 115-hp RT115 Quad incorporates heavy-duty steel undercarriages weighing 1,500 lbs.
The high acceleration power of the hydrostatically mounted main spindle enables the machines to achieve short cutting times.
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In science:

The light curve is set by the final burn temperature profile Tf (y ), input as the initial condition of (6), and the heat flux from any burning ǫnuc following hydrostatic settling.
Carbon Detonation and Shock-Triggered Helium Burning in Neutron Star Superbursts
The models are hydrostatic, spherically symmetric and computed under the assumption of LTE; convective energy transport is included using a Mixing Length Theory formulation.
HE 0557-4840 - Ultra-Metal-Poor and Carbon-Rich
The corresponding trend in abundance versus excitation energy in Ca II is reminiscent of similar trends seen in Fe I for metal-poor stars including HE 0557−4840 and could indicate deficits in the T−τ relation of hydrostatic model atmospheres.
HE 0557-4840 - Ultra-Metal-Poor and Carbon-Rich
Finally, we note that the relation (50), equivalent to the condition of hydrostatic equilibrium (49), can also be obtained by extremizing the free energy (47) at fixed mass writing δF − αδM = 0.
Nonlinear mean field Fokker-Planck equations. Application to the chemotaxis of biological populations
We assume the gas disk to be geometrically flat but with an isotropic pressure and construct an axisymmetric Jeans model in hydrostatic equilibrium.
The central parsecs of Centaurus A: High Excitation Gas, a Molecular Disk, and the Mass of the Black Hole
Monitoring the width of the 63Cu signal gave evidence that the applied pressure was indeed hydrostatic.
Pressure induced variation of the ground state of CeAl3
It is assumed that these symmetry relations are not altered by the application of moderate hydrostatic pressures.
Pressure induced variation of the ground state of CeAl3
The relation between ICM temperature and total mass should be primarily dictated by the condition of hydrostatic equilibrium.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
For a spherically symmetric system, the condition of hydrostatic equilibrium translates into the mass estimator (e.g.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
Right panel: M500 estimated as in the observational data, by using the equation of hydrostatic equilibrium for a polytropic b–model.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
This is due to the fact that the equation of hydrostatic equilibrium imposes a strong correlation between ICM temperature and total mass.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
Masses of simulated clusters have been computed by using the same estimator, based on the hydrostatic equilibrium, applied to the Chandra data.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
M – T relation, once the 15–20 percent violation of hydrostatic e quilibrium is taken into account.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
Masses of simulated clusters have been computed by using the same estimator, based on the hydrostatic equilibrium, applied to the Chandra data.
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
Again, once masses of simulated and observed clusters are computed by applying the same hydrostatic estimator, the normalisation of the YX – M relation from models and data closely agree with each other (Nagai et al. 2007a; see left panel of Fig. 9).
Thermodynamical properties of the ICM from hydrodynamical simulations
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