Definition of hydraulically in English:


Pronunciation /hʌɪˈdrɔːlɪkli//hʌɪˈdrɒlɪkli/


  • See hydraulic

    • ‘A hydraulic hammer is basically a hydraulically powered reciprocating piston inside of a body.’
    • ‘The wheels are fitted with dual circuit hydraulically operated disc brakes and anti-skid braking.’
    • ‘A hydraulically actuated piston applies braking force via pads that operate on the outside and inside faces of each disc, providing four friction surfaces.’
    • ‘The lever the operator holds controls a hydraulically actuated piston that connects to this sleeve gear.’
    • ‘It's essentially a manual gearbox; the engine's torque is transferred mechanically, rather than hydraulically as in an automatic transmission.’