reserve force


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force

 [fors]
energy or power; that which originates or arrests motion or other activity.
Forces resulting from a fall are transmitted up to the spine through the long leg bones and pelvis. From McQuillan et al., 2002.
electromotive force the force that, by reason of differences in potential, causes a flow of electricity from one place to another, giving rise to an electric current.
reserve force energy above that required for normal functioning. In the heart it is the power that will take care of the additional circulatory burden imposed by bodily exertion.
shearing f's see shear.
van der Waals f's the relatively weak, short-range forces of attraction existing between atoms and molecules, which results in the attraction of nonpolar organic compounds to each other (hydrophobic bonding).

re·serve force

the energy residing in the organism or any of its parts above that required for its normal functioning.

reserve force

A reserve of energy in excess of that required to carry out normal activities.

re·serve force

(rē-zĕrv' fōrs)
The energy residing in the organism or any of its parts above that required for its normal functioning.

force

energy or power; that which originates or arrests motion or other activity.

electromotive force
the force that, by reason of differences in potential, causes a flow of electricity from one place to another, giving rise to an electric current.
moment of force
the effect of a force exerted on a lever and about a fixed point.
reserve force
energy above that required for normal functioning. In the heart it is the power that will take care of the additional circulatory burden imposed by bodily exertion.
shearing force
a force exerted perpendicularly to a horizontal surface.
Van der Waals f's
the relatively weak, short-range forces of attraction existing between atoms and molecules, which results in the attraction of nonpolar organic compounds to each other (hydrophobic bonding).
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While the costs for reserve forces during activated years approach active force costs, savings accrue during non-activated years.
As Operations Noble Eagle, Enduring Freedom, and Iraqi Freedom unfolded, it seemed clear to policymakers in the Pentagon that reliance on Reserve forces in the operational environment would continue as far as could be envisioned, that the role of the RC had changed fundamentally, and that approaches for managing Reserve forces would have to change and would not return to many of the approaches used prior to 9/11.
The three ships were among the 30 Ready Reserve force Roll On/Roll Off vessels that have moved cargo in support of current operations in Southwest Asia.
Patriot Awards are presented to individuals and corporations that demonstrate outstanding support for employee participation in the National Guard and Reserve Forces.
Preliminary plans for the Force Generation Center give it the responsibility and the authority to ensure that Reserve forces sourced to support the priorities of the air forces, combatant commands and other customers expeditiously get on status and into the fight," Colonel Vitalis said.
The vision of a total integrated force is one that Commander, Navy Reserve Force Vice Adm.
CHIPS: Can you tell me about the role that the Reserve force is fulfilling in the war on terror?
A reserve force is wide open to abuse and any kind of abuse cannot be tolerated.
DOD is unable to determine the extent to which the reserve force complied with routine examinations due to lack of complete or reliable data.
At this juncture, when not only Reserve but active forces are being deployed and employed at a hectic pace, a review of Reserve forces policy as it has evolved since Vietnam may offer insights for possible revision of that policy to accommodate current realities.
He also made a renewed call for establishing a reserve force to participate in U.
The MV Cape Ducato is a Roll-on/Roll-off ship of the Ready Reserve Force, which is administered by the Maritime Administration.