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1. Hydraulic
Pertaining to liquids (especially water) in motion and the mechanics of that motion.

2. Hydraulic control point
* The top of an obstruction to which stream flow must rise before passing over. * A point in the stream where the flow is constricted.

3. Hydraulic gradient
* The slope of the water surface. * The drop in pressure head per length in the direction of stream flow.

4. Hydraulic radius
The cross-sectional area of a stream divided by the wetted perimeter.

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