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D'Alembert’s Principle

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Physics

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198714743
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191783036
D'Alembert’s Principle

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A formulation of Newtonian mechanics that reduces dynamics to an equilibrium condition like statics by extending Newton’s third law

Reference Entry.  91 words. 

Subjects: Physics

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