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The __________ of a process or change is the fact that it is getting faster and faster.
to change something slightly to make it more suitable for a new set of conditions or to make it work better
_______ things have shapes that seem to contain a lot of straight lines and sharp points.
the velocity of a body rotating about a specified axis measured as the rate of change of the angle subtended at that axis by the path of the body
___________ is a balance between several different influences or aspects of a situation.
An ____ is an imaginary line through the middle of something.
an object like a fence that prevents people from moving forward from one place to another
An ___ _____ is a scientific device used to study motion in low friction environment. Its name comes from its structure: air is pumped through a hollow track with fine holes all along the track that allows specially fitted ___ _____ cars to glide relatively friction-free. ___ _____s are usually triangular in cross-section.
A ____ is a line of energy, radiation, or particles sent in a particular direction.
a large piece of a solid material that has flat, square sides
When you _______ something or when it _______es, it is pressed or squeezed so that it takes up less space.
an apparatus for measuring amounts of heat, especially to find specific heat capacities, calorific values, etc
A ____ of rope or wire is a length of it that has been wound into a series of loops.
A ________ occurs when a moving object crashes into something.
of or produced by movement.
__________ is saving and protecting the environment.
If a process or movement gains _________, it keeps developing or happening more quickly and keeps becoming less likely to stop.
You use ________ to describe something that happens all the time or is always there.
____ is strong, thick string.
A ______ is a deep line cut into a surface.
A _____ is a large box used for transporting or storing things.
A _______ is a simple drawing which consists mainly of lines and is used, for example, to explain how a machine works.
A ____ ____ _______, sometimes called a force diagram, is a pictorial device, often a rough working sketch, used by engineers and physicists to analyze the forces and moments acting on a body. The body itself may consist of multiple components, an automobile for example, or just a part of a component, a short section of a beam for example, anything in fact that may be considered to act as a single body, if only for a moment.
____________ is the removal of something from its usual place or position by something which then occupies that place or position.
any of a number of instruments for measuring power or force
The ____ of something is the place or line where it stops, or the part of it that is furthest from the middle.
Something that is _______ is able to stretch easily and then return to its original size and shape.
_______ is used to indicate that something is on the outside of a surface or body, or that it exists, happens, or comes from outside
A ________ is a plan that is invented in order to deal with a particular problem.
the action of one object or surface moving against another
_______ (or dynamic) _______ occurs when two objects are moving relative to each other and rub together (like a sled on the ground).
A ________ is an aircraft without an engine, which flies by floating on air currents.
____________ means relating to or resulting from the force of gravity.
The ________ of a person or thing is their size or length from the bottom to the top.
of or shaped like a helix; spiral
a thing that holds the object mentioned
Something that is __________ is flat and level with the ground, rather than at an angle to it.
not elastic; not resilient
a property (= characteristic) of matter (= a substance) by which it stays still or, if moving, continues moving in a straight line unless it is acted on by a force outside itself
You use _______ to describe something that happens at the beginning of a process.
In physics, _______ is used to describe something that is concerned with movement.
A ______ process or development is one in which something changes or progresses straight from one stage to another, and has a starting point and an ending point.
If you talk about the ________ of something, you are talking about its great size, scale, or importance.
opposite in amount or position to something else
If one amount is __________ to another, the two amounts increase and decrease at the same rate so there is always the same relationship between them.
You use _________ to describe an amount which is the largest that is possible, allowed, or required.
In physics, the _________ of a sound wave or electrical signal is its strength.
If a process or movement gains ________, it keeps developing or happening more quickly and keeps becoming less likely to stop.
The ________ side or part of something is the side or part that is furthest away from you.
a curve traced out by a point that undergoes two simple harmonic motions in mutually perpendicular directions. The shape of these curves is characteristic of the relative phases and frequencies of the motion; they are used to determine the frequencies and phases of alternating voltages
If something has a ________, it is similar to something else, but exists or happens in a different place or at a different time. If it has no ________ or is without ________, it is not similar to anything else.
A ____ is a long strip of ground which people walk along to get from one place to another.
The ________ of a clock is a rod with a weight at the end which swings from side to side in order to make the clock work.
a regular movement between one position and another or between one amount and another
a thin flat piece of metal, used especially to join things or make something stronger
When someone ____s something on a graph, they mark certain points on it and then join the points up.
You use _________ to say that someone or something is capable of developing into the particular kind of person or thing mentioned.
A _________ is a way of doing something, especially the usual or correct way.
A _______ is a device consisting of a wheel over which a rope or chain is pulled in order to lift heavy objects.
The ________ around a particular point is the distance from it in any direction.
Something that is __________ shines or glows in the dark.
The trajectory of a moving object is the path that it follows as it moves.
A ___ is a long, thin metal or wooden bar.
______ means turning or able to turn round a fixed point.
_______ is a strong, waterproof, elastic substance made from the juice of a tropical tree or produced chemically. It is used for making tyres, boots, and other products.
If you refer to the ______ of something, you are referring to its size or extent, especially when it is very big
a device used for starting the engine of a vehicle
A _______ line or edge continues in the same direction and does not bend or curve
A ________ is a small tube with a thin hollow needle at the end. ________s are used for putting liquids into things and for taking liquids out, for example for injecting drugs or for taking blood from someone's body.
The ___________ of something is a measure of how hot or cold it is.
________ is the feeling that is produced in a situation when people are anxious and do not trust each other, and when there is a possibility of sudden violence or conflict.
A ________ is a formal idea or set of ideas that is intended to explain something.
________ means relating to or caused by heat or by changes in temperature.
________ or a ________ is a long very thin piece of a material such as cotton, nylon, or silk, especially one that is used in sewing.
________ is a force that causes something to spin around a central point such as an axle.
A _____ is a narrow road or path.
A ______ is a long hollow object that is usually round, like a pipe.
A ________ is a special set of clothes which some people, for example soldiers or the police, wear to work in and which some children wear at school.
A ________ is a variable quantity, such as force, that has size and direction.
________ is the speed at which something moves in a particular direction.
The ________ of something is the amount of it that there is.
The _________ of a person or thing is how heavy they are, measured in units such as kilograms, pounds, or tons.
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