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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A twisting force.

Usage examples (35)
  • If a weak force is applied to an object such that it would cause weak rotation then that is a small torque.
  • I swear I've heard them call the torque a boomshot at least 5 times now.
  • Electric motors are known for producing full torque from a stop, unlike gasoline engines, which have to rev up.
  • The correct wheel nut torque is important because it avoids damage to the vehicle and allows the wheel to be removed. for more
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