Simple Definition of mechanics
: a science that deals with physical energy and forces and their effect on objects
: the details about how something works or is done
Full Definition of mechanics
1 : a branch of physical science that deals with energy and forces and their effect on bodies
2 : the practical application of mechanics to the design, construction, or operation of machines or tools
3 : mechanical or functional details or procedure <the mechanics of the brain>
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MECHANICS Defined for Kids
Definition of mechanics
1 : a science dealing with the action of forces on objects
2 : the way something works or things are done <the mechanics of a watch> <the mechanics of writing> Hint: Mechanics can be used as a singular or as a plural in writing and speaking.
Medical Definition of mechanics
: a branch of physical science that deals with energy and forces and their effect on material bodies
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