How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"hydro" is from "hudor" (water) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "water" or "liquid" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Hydropower plants produce about 24 percent of the world's electricity.|
|Downtime can be a real deterrent to modernizing your hydraulic elevator.|