Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Medical Dictionary

Bernoulli's principle

play
noun Ber·noul·li's principle \-lēz-, -ēz-, -ˌ(y)ēz-\

Medical Definition of Bernoulli's principle

  1. :  a principle in hydrodynamics: the pressure in a stream of fluid is reduced as the speed of flow is increased



Variants of bernoulli's principle

also Bernoulli principle

Learn More about bernoulli's principle


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Bernoulli's principle? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

February 14, 2016

to hug and kiss another person

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image33683556

How much does a batman (the Turkish unit of measurement) weigh?

16.96 pounds 2.2 pounds 196.5 pounds 100 pounds
Name That Thing

10 quick questions: hear them, spell them, and see how your skills compare to the crowd.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ