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torque

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noun \ˈtȯrk\

Medical Definition of torque

  1. :  a force that produces or tends to produce rotation or torsion; also :  a measure of the effectiveness of such a force that consists of the product of the force and the perpendicular distance from the line of action of the force to the axis of rotation




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torque

transitive verb

Medical Definition of torque

torquedtorqu·ing

  1. :  to impart torque to :  cause to twist (as a tooth about its long axis)





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