(Physics) Any of several kinds of deformation of the dimensions of a body when subjected to stress, as axial strain or elastic strain.
Any of the four natural phenomena involving the interaction between particles of matter. From the strongest to the weakest, the four forces are the strong nuclear force , the electromagnetic force , the weak nuclear force , and gravity .
Pressure is an application of force by pressing, or an urgent demand or force which can cause stress.
Anxiety is defined as a feeling of being nervous or worried, often as a result of fear of a possible future event.
A cessation of movement in a current of air or water.
A balance wheel.
An agreement or a treaty to end hostilities:
The opposing reaction or cohesiveness of a body resisting such force
Exertion is defined as physical or mental effort, or to the use of force or influence.
The definition of a spring is a coil that goes to its original shape after being compressed.
A provocation to action; a stimulus:
feelings of hostility that are not manifest
The state of being tense; tenseness.
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