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Definition of "hydro" []

  • Hydroelectric. (adjective)
  • Hydroelectric power. (noun)
  • A hydroelectric power plant. (noun)
  • (esp formerly) a hotel or resort, often near a spa, offering facilities for hydropathic treatment (noun)

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Use "hydro" in a sentence
  • "Instead of steel armor, M. Tommasi has a new invention which he calls hydro-metallic plating."
  • ""This is what we call a hydro-electric bath," Josephson explained."
  • "Oklahoma-based Syntroleum Corp. converts chicken fat into synthetic fuel, using a process it calls hydro-processing."