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daɪˈnæm ɪksdy·nam·ics

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dynamics, kineticsnoun

    the branch of mechanics concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies


  1. dynamicsnoun

    The branch of mechanics that is concerned with the effects of forces on the motion of objects.

  2. dynamicsnoun

    The volume of the sound, such as piano, mezzo piano, mezzo forte, and forte.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dynamicsnoun

    that branch of mechanics which treats of the motion of bodies (kinematics) and the action of forces in producing or changing their motion (kinetics). Dynamics is held by some recent writers to include statics and not kinematics

  2. Dynamicsnoun

    the moving moral, as well as physical, forces of any kind, or the laws which relate to them

  3. Dynamicsnoun

    that department of musical science which relates to, or treats of, the power of tones


  1. Dynamics

    In music, dynamics normally refers to the volume of a sound or note, but can also refer to every aspect of the execution of a given piece, either stylistic or functional. The term is also applied to the written or printed musical notation used to indicate dynamics. Dynamics are relative and do not refer to specific volume levels.


  1. Dynamics

    Dynamics produces next-generation interactive payment cards that utilize programmable magnetic stripes to communicate dynamic information to the 60 million 1970’s era magnetic stripe readers that are used in their day to day payment card transactions.

Editors Contribution

  1. dynamics

    In physics is a branch of science that focuses on the motion and equilibrium of systems with the action of energy and movement.

    Dynamics is used in the aerospace industry and in aerodynamics to create and design various systems.

    Submitted by MaryC on October 17, 2016  

  2. dynamics

    The science and study of the cause and effect of energy, motion and movement.

    Dynamics are used in a variety of different engineering fields e.g. aerodynamics, thermodynamics and various others forms.

    Submitted by MaryC on October 17, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dynamics in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dynamics in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of dynamics in a Sentence

  1. Lloyd Austin:

    I think the things that we’re doing, the capability that we’re providing – again, capability, not just a platform – the capabilities that we’re providing I think will enable the Ukrainians begin to change the dynamics on the battlefield, and so rather than having a stalemate, what you’ll probably see is Ukrainians shaping this fight so they can create opportunities for themselves and exploit those opportunities going forward.

  2. Lorie Logan:

    The presence of these facilities should create confidence that liquidity at a backstop rate will be available in overnight money markets as needed, potentially limiting the demand forprecautionary liquidity and the run-like dynamics that can occur.

  3. Army General Ray Odierno:

    For me it's about changing the dynamics, the political dynamics, the economic dynamics, and it has to be done by those in the region.

  4. Alison Johnson:

    As part of this process, we thought a lot about the way that power dynamics can contribute to sexual harassment, we wanted to emphasize that the central characteristic of any relationship between a professor and an undergraduate in the College should be pedagogical.

  5. Jim Marchese:

    It’s not about just one character.It’s all the characters.There was one episode that drew a lot of attention and she (Teresa) wasn’t even there, the show does well because of the dynamics of the group and the interaction of the group. I believe the show can go on without Teresa.

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