Central force
Central Cen"tral, a. [L. centralis, fr. centrum: cf. F. central. See {Center}.] Relating to the center; situated in or near the center or middle; containing the center; of or pertaining to the parts near the center; equidistant or equally accessible from certain points. [1913 Webster]

{Central force} (Math.), a force acting upon a body towards or away from a fixed or movable center.

{Center sun} (Astron.), a name given to a hypothetical body about which M["a]dler supposed the solar system together with all the stars in the Milky Way, to be revolving. A point near Alcyone in the Pleiades was supposed to possess characteristics of the position of such a body. [1913 Webster]


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  • central force — the component of the tire force vector in the direction perpendicular to the direction of travel of the center of tire contact. Central force is equal to lateral force times cosine of slip angle minus longitudinal force times sine of slip angle …   Mechanics glossary

  • central force — centrinė jėga statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Jėga, kuri visuomet nukreipta į pastovų tašką, vadinamą jos centru. atitikmenys: angl. central force vok. Zentralkraft, f rus. центральная сила, f pranc. force centrale, f …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

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  • central force — centrinė jėga statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. central force vok. Zentralkraft, f rus. центральная сила, f pranc. force centrale, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • central force field — centrinių jėgų laukas statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Į centrą arba iš centro nukreiptų jėgų laukas. atitikmenys: angl. central force field vok. Zentralkraftfeld, n rus. поле центральных сил, n pranc. champ de forces… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

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  • non-central force — necentrinė jėga statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. non central force vok. nichtzentrale Kraft, f rus. нецентральная сила, f pranc. force non centrale, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

  • Central — Cen tral, a. [L. centralis, fr. centrum: cf. F. central. See {Center}.] Relating to the center; situated in or near the center or middle; containing the center; of or pertaining to the parts near the center; equidistant or equally accessible from …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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