angular impulse

noun

: the product of a torque and its time of duration being equal to the change in angular momentum of a body free to rotate compare impulse sense 4a

Word History

First Known Use

1869, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of angular impulse was in 1869

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“Angular impulse.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/angular%20impulse. Accessed 3 Mar. 2024.

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