rectilinear motion

noun

Definition of rectilinear motion

: a linear motion in which the direction of the velocity remains constant and the path is a straight line

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“Rectilinear motion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rectilinear%20motion. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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