• Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Hydro- A combining form from Gr., water (see Hydra).
    • Hydro- (Chem) A combining form of hydrogen, indicating hydrogen as an ingredient as hydrochloric; or a reduction product obtained by hydrogen, as hydroquinone.
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In literature:

I am referring to a little bottle of Hydro-chloride of Strychnine.
"The Mysterious Affair at Styles" by Agatha Christie
I am afraid I was not particularly nice the last few days at the Hydro.
"The Diary of a Goose Girl" by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin
She almost lived at hotels and hydros, last year, but that isn't pleasant for her.
"Actions and Reactions" by Rudyard Kipling
But the development of hydro-electric power has already gone far.
"The Age of Invention" by Holland Thompson
I will have some hydro-Mela, and Christine it, heigh?
"The March Family Trilogy, Complete" by William Dean Howells
Sirup Sugar Water Hydro- No.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Have you seen the last new invention, the hydro-potassian lock?
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction, Vol. 14, Issue 402, Supplementary Number (1829)" by Various
The hydros don't drool.
"The Turtles of Tasman" by Jack London
Nothing to be made by letting that hydro-electric opportunity lie fallow.
"The Pride of Palomar" by Peter B. Kyne
Was all this assembly the result of the discovery in the hydro?
"Plague Ship" by Andre Norton

In news:

The Manitoba Hydro Building on Portage Avenue as seen from from Central Park.
Manitoba Hydro will file a supplemental environmental assessment on its revised route for the controversial Bipole III transmission line.
Deutsche Bahn buys E.ON's hydro power to green its intake.
Has anyone tried any of the Hydro Graphics on a model.
Australia's Pacific Hydro May Expand Retail Electricity Business.
According to Bangor Hydro officials, customers on Broadway, Center, Congress, Exchange Streets and surrounding streets are without power.
Hydro Quebec Crews Arrive In Manchester.
Norway Energy Price Compensation Helps Rio Tinto, Norsk Hydro Plant.
' Hydro -Training' exercise class poses surprising challenge: Stretching Out.
The high school board has agreed to enter into a contract with Missisquoi River Hydro to purchase power from the North Troy generation plant.
'Small hydro ' may set bad precedent.
Hydro -fracking regulations will not be finalized until next year.
"Your Green Life": Hydro Power.
The Schick Hydro Silk brand is going on the road this summer with The Band Perry as an official partner of its 2012 tour.
"Schick Hydro Silk is excited to partner with The Band Perry this summer," said Matthew Rader, senior brand manager for Energizer Personal Care.

In science:

Without coupling RT to the hydro code, we cannot model this expansion self-consistently.
Escape of ionizing radiation from star forming regions in young galaxies
We, the “Hydro SKI team”, have chosen a different approach.
Metal Enrichment in the Intra-Cluster Medium
We note that an important approximation of our CR-hydro-NEI model will modify this conclusion somewhat.
Core-collapse model of broadband emission from SNR RX J1713.7-3946 with thermal X-rays and Gamma-rays from escaping cosmic rays
An example of new theory development is “the second act of hydro”: the calculation and observation of higher harmonics of the flow induced by initial fluctuations.
Toward the AdS/CFT dual of the "Little Bang"
In order to estimate this amount one first need to specify what exactly is meant by “hydro” and by its “start”.
Toward the AdS/CFT dual of the "Little Bang"