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mechanics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction me·chan·ics \mi-ˈka-niks\

: 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>

First Known Use of MECHANICS

1612
MECHANICS Defined for Kids

mechanics

noun plural me·chan·ics \mi-ˈka-niks\

Definition of MECHANICS for Kids

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 Dictionary

mechanics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction me·chan·ics \mi-ˈkan-iks\

Medical Definition of MECHANICS

:  a branch of physical science that deals with energy and forces and their effect on material bodies
July 04, 2015
stringent Hear it
rigorous, strict, or severe
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