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That’s partly a product of inertia, with many advertisers simply accustomed to speaking the language of the GRP.
DEEP DIVE: HOW THE CORONAVIRUS CRISIS ACCELERATED THE ALREADY CRESTING CTV SEA CHANGEJESSICA RAPPDECEMBER 21, 2020DIGIDAY
According to Yagley, the Supersport-35 has a moment of inertia measuring roughly 5,000 grams per centimeter squared, which is roughly what you might expect from a high-end driver.
COBRA 3D-PRINTED ITS LIMITED-EDITION PUTTER WITH STAINLESS STEELSTAN HORACZEKDECEMBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Moving the weight away from the center of gravity gives the club a higher moment of inertia, which means it’s less likely to twist as it hits the ball and send your shot rolling in the wrong direction.
COBRA 3D-PRINTED ITS LIMITED-EDITION PUTTER WITH STAINLESS STEELSTAN HORACZEKDECEMBER 1, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Those included observations of the sample collection chamber using onboard cameras, as well as a spin maneuver scheduled for Saturday that would approximate the sample’s mass through moment-of-inertia measurements.
OSIRIS-REX COLLECTED TOO MUCH ASTEROID MATERIAL AND NOW SOME IS FLOATING AWAYNEEL PATELOCTOBER 23, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
“It feels like inertia, and the inertia is stunning,” Feigenholtz said after the hearing.
STILL NO ANSWERS TO LAWMAKERS’ QUESTIONS ABOUT CHILDREN STUCK IN PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALSBY DUAA ELDEIBSEPTEMBER 15, 2020PROPUBLICA
But for the most part even industry and endowment were powerless against the inertia of custom and the dead-weight of environment.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
Owing to its inertia, no heavy bellows weight can be set into motion rapidly.
THE RECENT REVOLUTION IN ORGAN BUILDINGGEORGE LAING MILLER
Owing to its inertia, it would thus tend continually to lag behind the particles of matter about it.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
The observations are difficult, and the inertia of the instrument is liable to cause error, but much care was taken.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 4, PART 3VARIOUS
You have no idea how the inertia of such a character makes itself felt.
THE SEVEN CARDINAL SINS: ENVY AND INDOLENCEEUGNE SUE
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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