torsional
adjective see torsion

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Torsional — Tor sion*al, a. Of or pertaining to torsion; resulting from torsion, or the force with which a thread or wire returns to a state of rest after having been twisted round its axis; as, torsional force. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • torsional — TORSIONÁL, Ă adj. referitor la torsiune. (< engl. torsional) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • torsional — index tortuous (bending) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • torsional — torsion ► NOUN ▪ the action of twisting or the state of being twisted, especially of one end of an object relative to the other. DERIVATIVES torsional adjective ORIGIN Latin, from torquere to twist …   English terms dictionary

  • torsional — See torsion. * * * …   Universalium

  • torsional — adjective Of, pertaining to, or achieved using torsion …   Wiktionary

  • torsional — Synonyms and related words: ambagious, anfractuous, circuitous, circumlocutory, contortional, contortive, convolutional, distortive, flexuose, flexuous, involute, involuted, involutional, labyrinthine, mazy, meandering, meandrous, rivose,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • torsional — tor·sion·al || tÉ”rʃənl / tɔː adj. of or related to twisting force …   English contemporary dictionary

  • torsional — tor·sion·al …   English syllables

  • torsional — …   Useful english dictionary

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