Definition of kinematic viscosity in English:

kinematic viscosity

noun

Mechanics
  • A quantity representing the dynamic viscosity of a fluid per unit density.

    • ‘Here n denotes the kinematic viscosity, p g the gas pressure inside the bubble (dependent on the radius), and P the time-dependent external pressure.’
    • ‘The kinematic viscosity is the ratio of viscosity over density.’
    • ‘Pressure also changes the kinematic viscosity of water.’
    • ‘The recommended silicone oil is a phenylmethyl polysiloxane with low kinematic viscosity and low compressibility.’
    • ‘The values measured from model were corrected according to 22°C by using kinematic viscosity obtained from temperature-viscosity relationship.’

Pronunciation

kinematic viscosity