vis inertiae

noun

vis in·​er·​ti·​ae
-ə̇ˈnərshēˌē
plural vires inertiae

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, literally, force of inertia

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“Vis inertiae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/vis%20inertiae. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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