force unit

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n force unit a unit of measurement of physical force
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Quotations

  • Napoleon Bonaparte
    Napoleon%20Bonaparte
    “There are only two forces that unite men -- fear and interest.”
  • Homer
    Homer
    “Not vain the weakest, if their force unite.”

Usage

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
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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.
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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
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