Parallel forces

(Mech.) forces which act in directions parallel to each other.

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Coupland's widely varying interests are driven by the parallel forces of rampant consumerism and collective dislocation in a digitally oversaturated world.
The government has failed to implement the reforms and amendments as security forces are not ready to allow any other force to interfere in their affairs in FATA, the participants maintained, adding that the there are many parallel forces operating in FATA because of Afghanistan and no one is ready to give room to other and ultimate sufferers are people of tribal areas.
Geographically blessed, Chicago also benefitted from the parallel forces of industrialization and urbanization and grew to become a rail hub in the center of the United States.
It follows that the system of d'Alembert's fictitious forces is a parallel forces system and can be replaced by the resultant vector.
The resultant vector is applied in the center of the parallel forces, denoted here T.
It would also be interest to anyone who wonders the concepts like momentum possessed, whole body angular momentum, opposite parallel forces, superman position, parabolic flight path, joint/normal reaction force, etc.
The article argues that the death squads that emerged in Uruguay and elsewhere in Latin America in this era were parallel forces created and used by states as counterinsurgency tools.
While politically repressive regimes had existed before in the region, including the use of secret police in some countries, the creation of parallel forces and the widespread use of extralegal methods were linked to postwar counterinsurgency warfare and national security doctrine.
In Latin America the use of such parallel forces grew exponentially in conjunction with U.
Guests: Dillinja, Craggz and Parallel Forces (DJ set), and residents DK Kid and G-Mac
Craggz and Parallel Forces are otherwise known as Craig James, 30, from Gateshead, Doug McAvoy, 24, and Malcolm Sharp, 23, both from Newcastle.
A Night Of Substance tomorrow plays host to the genre clashing sounds of Asian Dub Foundation Sound System, DJ As-If (Fat City), Just Us, Elementz Of Noise, Parallel Forces, Reggae Warrior, Gumbo Ya Ya, Calculus and Spen.

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