# Kinematic viscosity

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## Revision as of 22:08, 11 May 2006

The kinematic viscosity, $\nu$, is defined by:

$\nu \equiv \frac{\mu}{\rho}$

Where $\mu$ is the dynamic viscosity and $\rho$ is the density.

The SI unit of the kinematic viscosity is $\frac{m^2}{s}$.