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Moments (Mechanics) (Smum)

Definition
Turning forces produced by an object acting at a distance (or a measure of that force). (Source: wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn)
Broader Term
Statics (Smu)
Narrower Terms
Moments of inertia (Smumm)
Resisting moments (Smumr)
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Adhesion (Smub)
Aerostatics (Smue)
Equilibrium (Mechanics) (Smuf)
Hydrostatics (Smuh)