Etymology
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hydrostatic (adj.)

"pertaining to the principles of equilibrium of fluids," 1670s, from hydro- "water" + -static "stabilizing" (see -stat). Related: Hydrostatics (1650s); hydrostatical.

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Definitions of hydrostatic

hydrostatic (adj.)
relating to fluids at rest or to the pressures they exert or transmit;
hydrostatic pressure
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