hydrostatic head

noun

Definition of hydrostatic head

: a measure of pressure at a given point in a liquid in terms of the vertical height of a column of the liquid which would produce the same pressure

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“Hydrostatic head.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hydrostatic%20head. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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