rolling friction

noun

: resistance to motion by bodies that are in rolling contact

Word History

First Known Use

1839, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of rolling friction was in 1839

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“Rolling friction.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rolling%20friction. Accessed 31 Jan. 2023.

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