• (British) IPA: /haɪˈdɹɒlɪk/
  • (America) IPA: /haɪˈdɹɔːlɪk/

hydraulic (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to water. [from early 17th c.]
    • M. Le Page Du Pratz, History of Louisiana (PG), p. 47
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  2. Related to, or operated by, hydraulics.
    A hydraulic press is operated by the differential pressure of water on pistons of different dimensions.
Translations Translations Verb

hydraulic (hydraulics, present participle hydraulicking; past and past participle hydraulicked)

  1. (transitive) To mine using the technique of hydraulic mining.

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