Medical Dictionary

1torque

noun \ˈtrk\

Medical Definition of TORQUE

:  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
May 29, 2015
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unmistakable, remarkable, or voluptuous
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