propulsive force


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propulsive force

force on a body or object used to accelerate it in a required direction (usually forward). See also thrust.
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Vorontsov and Rumyantsev (2000) state that in using transverse and vertical sculling movements, swimmers achieve a high magnitude of lift (directed forward) without significant displacement of water mass backwards, prolonging the duration of action of the propulsive force.
The alleged mechanism of injury of the brachial plexus in intrauterine maladaptation is the propulsive force generated by spontaneous or provoked uterine contraction prior to or during labor.
Marvin's continual pitting of the control of her composition against the chaos of her content creates a stirring tension, a propulsive force that drives the book.
In their world rhythm is king, and Stanier is the kind of time-keeper you could set your watch to, all propulsive force and accuracy on tracks like latest single Atlas.
The ubiquity of the revolutionary dream in Italy gave Red Brigadism its propulsive force.
The craft will also provide Mir with propulsive force when it makes its return passage to Earth.
The scientists needed the space rock's size, thermal properties, propulsive force (Yarkovsky effect) and orbit to calculate the bulk density.
That would provide a propulsive force as the hydrogen rushes out the nozzle.
For Chesley to define the asteroid's mass, he first needed to understand its orbit and everything that could affect that orbit-including neighboring celestial bodies and any propulsive force (however minute) the asteroid could generate.
Strain gauge data recording bending moments on left and right sides of the shaft resultant from the applied propulsive force were amplified (Dataq, Ohio, USA) and data logged at a frequency of 100Hz under software control (Windaq Pro Data Acquisition Software V2.
According to Interfax, the crash might have been caused by stronger propulsive force of the Proton-M rocket, which deviated from its planned course to eight degrees.
Thus, in the future it seems important to analyze the effective propulsive force produced by the swimmer hand during the underwater path.