hydrokinetics

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n hydrokinetics study of fluids in motion
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n hydrokinetics The mathematical theory of the motion of fluids; the kinetics of fluids, in either of the meanings of kinetics.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n.pl Hydrokinetics hī-dro-ki-net′iks used as sing., a branch of Hydrodynamics (q.v.).
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Usage


In news:

The company commissioned its first full-scale hydrokinetic device in the Mississippi River on June 20 and has been successfully operating the turbine off a pontoon at a Dow Chemical plant in Plaquemine, La.
The waterlase works using water particles which get energized, called hydrokinetic energy.
First US Commercial Hydrokinetic Power Station Commissioned.
In late august, Federal Energy Regulatory Commissioner Phil Moller inaugurated the nation's first federally licensed hydrokinetic power project in Hastings, Minn.
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