force unit


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n force unit a unit of measurement of physical force
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  • Napoleon Bonaparte
    “There are only two forces that unite men -- fear and interest.”
  • Homer
    “Not vain the weakest, if their force unite.”


In literature:

On the 27th of December, the united British force resumed the long-suspended siege of Mooltan.
"Our Soldiers" by W.H.G. Kingston
Notwithstanding this, Cook and Eaton, uniting their forces, determined to attack Truxillo.
"Notable Voyagers" by W.H.G. Kingston and Henry Frith
Walker, General W.H.T., his services in the United States army, 22; joins forces with Taylor, 150.
"Destruction and Reconstruction:" by Richard Taylor
He interestedly switched on the control which made his drive-unit manufacture landing-grid-type force fields.
"The Pirates of Ersatz" by Murray Leinster
Manufacturers were forced to lower prices, but happily a new channel for export was opened in the United States.
"Textiles" by William H. Dooley
News reached Belfast that the United Irishmen in Wexford were in arms and had taken the field against the English forces.
"The Northern Iron" by George A. Birmingham
She objects to this publicity, but Pratt, your wife, and the 'guides' all unite in forcing her into acquiescence.
"The Tyranny of the Dark" by Hamlin Garland
It gives force to style by uniting opposite things in one conception.
"Elementary Guide to Literary Criticism" by F. V. N. Painter
The Hovercraft forces are screening everything they do with heavy cavalry units.
"Mercenary" by Dallas McCord Reynolds
Those forces are sensitive to the fluctuations of the control unit.
"The Winds of Time" by James H. Schmitz
Comparing with ordinary gravity the force with which oxygen and carbon unite together, chemical affinity seems almost infinite.
"Fragments of science, V. 1-2" by John Tyndall
We also have a force of men which will take charge of the United States government building.
"The Hindered Hand" by Sutton E. Griggs
When his forces were united with those of Maximilian, he found himself at the head of sixty thousand men.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
A large force of Missourians, led by a United States marshal, advanced on the town.
"The Negro and the Nation" by George S. Merriam
Its forces were collected in the name of the united government.
"Mizora: A Prophecy" by Mary E. Bradley
The two portions from Brest and Cherbourg had now united their forces.
"The World Peril of 1910" by George Griffith
There were men in uniforms which were not of the United States armed forces.
"Space Platform" by Murray Leinster
The increase in salary of rural ministers made possible by uniting the financial resources of all religious forces in the community.
"Church Cooperation in Community Life" by Paul L. Vogt
The savages had commenced plundering the frontier, and all factions of the whites were forced to unite against this common enemy.
"The Witch of Salem" by John R. Musick
The British naval and military forces united in the attack, which was made by land and sea.
"The Naval History of the United States" by Willis J. Abbot

In poetry:

When one Taylor must engage
Forces of united rage,
Justice, clerk, and Females all,
Wonder not if he should fall.
"The Jealous Head" by William Hutton
The great in counsel and in might
Their various forces bring;
Against the Lord they all unite,
And His anointed King.
"With restless and ungoverned rage" by Nahum Tate and Nicholas Brady
Who will arise and plead my right
Against my num'rous foes,
While earth and hell their force unite,
And all my hopes oppose?
"Psalm 94 part 2" by Isaac Watts
The Northland's stubborn folk allied
Their forces are uniting,
With glorious memories to guide,
The Northern heavens lighting;
"To Sweden" by Bjornstjerne Bjornson
When sin and hell their force unite,
He makes my soul his care,
Instructs me to the heav'nly fight,
And guards me through the war.
"Psalm 144 part 1" by Isaac Watts
He look'd--he lov'd her--and what then?
She look'd, and she lov'd him agen.
Two distant flames keep a dull course;
United, act with double force.
"The Wager" by William Hutton

In news:

The CBS News investigative unit first reported this spring about the thousands of Americans forced out of their homes by defective, rotting drywall .
NAPM—Houston's Professional Development Committee did host an out-of-this-world event when it joined forces with NASA contractor United Space Alliance, LLC (USA) at the Johnson Space Center in Houston in January 2006.
Jack Ernest humbly accepted the honor of being named to Ohio's Veterans Hall of Fame during ceremonies Thursday at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
Martin Audio appointed Al Brown to its sales force in the United Kingdom.
2 goes over the number of calls his units have taken as Leonard Heller, left, Terry Sprecher and Paul Miller, members of the task force studying the Fairplay Volunteer Fire Co .
Lorina Capitulo The United States Air Force Thunderbirds during the Bethpage Federal Credit Union New York Air Show at Jones Beach State Park.
One of the issues he pushed quite forcefully was a free trade agreement between the United States and the European Union.
Ghalib Bhayani, of the Combined Forces Special Enforcement Unit, said uniformed teams are constantly disrupting the activities of violent gangsters , despite the high-profile shooting deaths of two gangsters on Monday.
Boeing 787 generator failure forces jet to land, United says.
Eric Hilliard has been reconnecting with extended family in Oxford since settling back in the United States after a 20-year career with the US Air Force.
An apartment fire gutted at least one unit at a Southwest Topeka apartment complex and is forcing several residents to find temporary shelter for the night.
The long-hunted al-Qaeda leader and chief architect of the Sept 11, 2001, terrorist attacks on the United States was killed by US forces May 1 in a surgical raid.
The United States added a solid 171,000 jobs in October, and more than a half-million Americans joined the work force, the latest signs that the uneven economic recovery is gaining strength once again.
Hooks was of the Baptist faith and was a veteran of the United States Air Force.
During the 2003 invasion of Iraq, United States forces captured a voluminous archive of documents and recorded meetings that chronicle the deliberations of Saddam Hussein and his inner sanctum.

In science:

United atom force field for molecular dynamics simulations of 1,4-polybutadine based on quantum chemistry calculations on model molecules. J.
Biological and synthetic membranes: What can be learned from a coarse-grained description?
Consider the power injected into the system by the external forcing, W (t), and the heat per unit time, Q(t), dissipated by the thermostat.
Is it possible to experimentally verify the fluctuation relation? A review of theoretical motivations and numerical evidence
Ratios RL (with 3N force)/RL (without 3N force) for triton at various momentum transfers; q values indicated in the figure in units of MeV/c.
The Lorentz Integral Transform (LIT) method and its applications to perturbation induced reactions
Later, we will provide a physical interpretation of f as an effective force per unit length along a ray of fixed s.
How paper folds: bending with local constraints
This force per unit length could arise from passive resistance to sliding as well as motors.
The hydrodynamics of swimming microorganisms
Let P be the external force exerted on a unit element of the surface of the system.
A new view on superfluidity
If the action is to be dimensionless (usually a requirement when working in natural units), it then follows that [ϑ] = L−A , which also forces [β ] = L2A−2 .
Chern-Simons Modified General Relativity
So, if you know the stress tensor for a medium, you can choose any arbitrary area element anywhere in the medium, and the product of the stress tensor and the area element unit vector will be the force acting on that area element.
A Simple Introduction to Particle Physics Part II
However, its main specifics are clearly seen even in the case of non-oscillatory motion of a classic unit-mass particle under returning potential force as shown in Figs. 10 and 11.
Non-Smooth Spatio-Temporal Coordinates in Nonlinear Dynamics
FIGURE CAPTIONS Fig. 1: Temporal shapes of the force applied to the unit mass δ ε and the corresponding velocity θε for ε = 0.5.
Non-Smooth Spatio-Temporal Coordinates in Nonlinear Dynamics
Other panels: Potentials of mean force in units of kB T for projections onto x, y , and q .
Splitting probabilities as a test of reaction coordinate choice in single-molecule experiments
The normal force acting on the boundary is (P (t)− ̺0 g x3 − p0 )n , where n denotes the unit outward normal vector.
Well-posedness of an extended model for water-ice phase transitions
At equilibrium, the difference of the Pauli pressure forces on each side of the unit volume at any distance r is equal to the gravitational force.
Does the speed of light depend upon the vacuum ?
The quality of these computations is measured by their resolution (the number of vertices per unit ropelength) and their residual (the fraction of the tightening force which is not balanced by contact forces on the tube).
The Shapes of Tight Composite Knots
J]4 is a derived unit of energy or work in the SI, and the newton [N]5 is the SI derived unit of force.
Technical Notes on Classical Electromagnetism, with exercises