## Mechanics of Fluids for Practical Men: Comprising Hydrostatics, Descriptive and Constructive ; the Whole Illustrated by Numerous Examples and Appropriate Diagrams |

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### Common terms and phrases

abcd abed according aerometer altitude arithmetical mean avoirdupois base becomes Bisect body floats breadth centre of buoyancy centre of effort centre of gravity centre of pressure coincident Complete the square conditions of equilibrium consequently corresponding cubic foot cylinder denote diameter distance divided division draw the straight drawn dyke equating the products Example expressed by unity extracting the square feet float in equilibrio floating body force frustum given immersed portion inclination intersecting magnitude manifest Multiply non-elastic fluid obtain ordinate parabola parallel perpendicular depth plane of floatation Plane Trigonometry positions of equilibrium practical rule preceding principles of mensuration principles of Plane problem proposition quadratic equation quotient radius rectangular parallelogram reducing required to determine right angles side solid body specific gravity square root stability straight line subcontrary substituted subtract suppose tion transposition transverse section triangle tube upright vertex vertical line vertical section vessel whole section