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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.
Their years of experience is the fundamental force that propels them forward and pulls their clients out of difficult situations.
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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.
Ambassador Hale, for his part, lauded Jumblatt as a "fundamental force working for Lebanon's stability and civil peace especially at these difficult times, commending his leadership and commitment to national coexistence.

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