acyclic motion


Definition of acyclic motion

: irrotational motion in which the velocity potential is single valued (as the rectilinear flow of a fluid)

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First Known Use of acyclic motion

circa 1928, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of acyclic motion was circa 1928

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“Acyclic motion.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Dec. 2021.

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