statics

noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction stat·ics \ ˈsta-tiks \

Definition of statics

: mechanics dealing with the relations of forces that produce equilibrium among material bodies

First Known Use of statics

circa 1643


STATICS Defined for English Language Learners

statics

noun

Definition of statics for English Language Learners

  • : the science that studies the relationship between forces that keep objects in balance



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