kinetics kinetics  /kə ˈnɛ tɪks/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of mechanics concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies

Usage(s):

  1. The German, Franz Josef Jung, was archetypically skittish when it came to any mention of kinetics in Afghanistan, except to criticize the scourge of civilian casualties.
  2. A more sensible, centrist approach to international affairs won't have the bang or melodrama of military kinetics.
  3. But that reckons without Dizdar's gift for kinetics.

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Quotes

  • "This copper-free click reaction of azides and DIFO combines the biocompatibility of the Staudinger ligation with the fast reaction kinetics of click chemistry," Bertozzi says.
    on Jan 19, 2010 By: Carolyn Bertozzi Source: Science Daily (press release)

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