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fundamental force

n.
Any of the four basic forces that act on matter, comprising the strong, weak, electromagnetic, and gravitational forces. In the fundamental interactions between subatomic particles, the fundamental forces act to change the energy and momentum of an existing particle, to destroy an existing particle, or to create new particles.
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But our own most precious truth is the fundamental force of matter and heredity.
Each of the six, hour long episodes will explore a single fundamental force or topic: freedom, peace, love, social division, power and rebellion.
Dark energy might be a fifth fundamental force that has yet to be understood and explained.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Recent findings indicating the possible discovery of a previously unknown subatomic particle may be evidence of a fifth fundamental force of nature, according to new research by theoretical physicists.
BAGHDAD / NINA / The member opinion body of the popular mobilization forces, Karim al-Nuri described the meeting of the leaders of the Iraqi forces union yesterday with the US ambassador in Iraq, Stuart Jones, as "a stain on the conscience of the current politicians," stressing that "the popular mobilization is fundamental force and will participate in liberating the city of Mosul.
The ministry affirmed that maintaining security, continuing to promote development in all fields and achieving the 2030 Economic Vision of the Kingdom is the fundamental force for all the faithful who work in this land in different positions and persuasions, who stood faithfully in the face of these extremist and exclusionary organizations throughout history and in various places, and practiced their role in the national construction and development as well as serve their community without discrimination.
Technology has indeed become a fundamental force behind the evolution of art.
Another camp suggests quintessence, a fifth fundamental force that doesn't have to be constant--it could have arisen at some point in the early universe and might one day fade away again.
As its Chief Strategy Officer he was a fundamental force to carve out the growth plan for China Mobile Pakistan in which the company acquired over 50% market share in the Pakistani market in the year 2013 and hefty market share in the later years.
And thus this section of the Appendix can be read as a partial vindication of Kant's Wolffian predecessors and their "mixed" (empirical and rational) approach to rational psychology, as they attempted to derive the empirically given forces of the soul from a single fundamental force of the soul.
By so doing, they make the case that friction is a fundamental force of nature whose properties can be deduced directly from the second law of thermodynamics, rather than treated as a hodge-podge of phenomenologically unrelated effects and empirical observations.
Once fodder for science fiction movies and pulp magazine stories, the computer has become a fundamental force in modern society.

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