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Torque (Smdpst)

Definition
A force that produces or tends to produce rotation or torsion such as the torque that an automobile engine delivers to the drive shaft. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Moment of force
Rotation moment
Broader Term
Rotation (Smdps)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Yaw (Smdpsy)