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stoke

 [stōk]
a unit of kinematic viscosity, equal to 10−4 m2 per second.

stoke

(stōk),
A unit of kinematic viscosity, that of a fluid with a viscosity of 1 poise and a density of 1 g/mL; equal to 10-4 m2/second.
[George Gabriel Stokes]

stoke

(stōk)
A unit of kinematic viscosity, that of a fluid with a viscosity of 1 poise and a density of 1 g/mL; equal to 10-4 square meter per second.
[George Gabriel Stokes]

Stokes,

Sir George Gabriel, English physicist and mathematician, 1819-1903.
stoke - unit of kinematic viscosity.
Stokes law - relationship of the rate of fall of a small sphere in a viscous fluid.
Stokes lens - used to diagnose astigmatism.

stoke

a unit of kinematic viscosity, that of a fluid with a dynamic viscosity of 1 poise and a density of 1 gram per cubic centimeter. Abbreviated St.
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