bn:00077679n
Noun Concept
Categories: Torque, Rotation, Mechanics, Physical quantities, Moment (physics)
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torsion  torque  External torque  force moment  Gram-centimeter
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A twisting force WordNet 3.0
English:
twist
mechanics
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A twisting force WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In the field of solid mechanics, torsion is the twisting of an object due to an applied torque. Wikipedia
In physics and mechanics, torque is the rotational equivalent of linear force. Wikipedia
The twisting of an object due to an applied torque Wikipedia Disambiguation
Physical quantity Wikipedia Disambiguation
Twisting of an object due to an applied torque Wikidata
Tendency of a force to rotate an object Wikidata
A rotational or twisting effect of a force; a moment of force, defined for measurement purposes as an equivalent straight line force multiplied by the distance from the axis of rotation (SI unit newton metre or Nm; imperial unit pound-foot or lb·ft, not to be confused with the foot pound-force, commonly "foot-pound", a unit of work or energy). Wiktionary
A rotational or twisting force. Wiktionary (translation)
That force with which a thread, wire, or rod of any material, returns, or tends to return, to a state of rest after it has been twisted; torsibility. Wiktionary
That force with which a thread, wire, or rod tends to return to a state of rest after it has been twisted. Wiktionary (translation)