Definition of triangle of forces in English:

triangle of forces

Syllabification: tri·an·gle of forc·es


  • A triangle whose sides represent in magnitude and direction three forces in equilibrium.
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    • Also one of the options investigates the triangle of forces where two weights lift a baby on a string.
    • The condition for equilibrium is that three surface tensions should form a triangle of forces.
    • The triangle of forces is geometrically similar to the glide triangle.

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