analytic mechanics

noun

Definition of analytic mechanics

: theoretical mechanics especially as treated by the methods of infinitesimal calculus

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1829, in the meaning defined above

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“Analytic mechanics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/analytic%20mechanics. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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