## Elementary Hydrostatics: With Numerous ExamplesMacmillan and Company, 1866 - 155 pages |

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**particles**so situated in contact with each other as to form a continuous mass , and such that the application of the slightest possible force to any one of them is sufficient to displace it from its position relative to the rest . That ... Page 1

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**particles**so situated in contact with each other as to form a continuous mass , and such that the application of the slightest possible force to any one of them is sufficient to displace it from its position relative to the rest . That ... Page 2

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**particles**with which it is in contact , would thrust it out , unless a force sufficient to counteract this pressure were applied to the back : this counteracting force is of course exactly the measure of the pressure of the fluid upon ... Page 4

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**particles**forming the interior and exterior portions of fluid : but under this hypothesis the pressure at any point ...**particle**, and between their respective measures , is too striking to escape the notice of the student ; both ... Page 5

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**particles**of the portion of fluid , which it is wanted to replace , to become by any means rigidly fixed in their relative positions and to be still affected by the same external forces as before it is manifest that such a solid could ...### Other editions - View all

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