Synonyms and Antonyms for archimedes-principle

1. Archimedes' principle (n.)

(hydrostatics) the apparent loss in weight of a body immersed in a fluid is equal to the weight of the displaced fluid


2. Archimedes (n.)

Greek mathematician and physicist noted for his work in hydrostatics and mechanics and geometry (287-212 BC)


3. principle (n.)

a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct

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8. principle (n.)

(law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature)