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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR KINETIC ENERGY

Do you mean that that little thing is converting heat to kinetic energy?

How does doubling or trebling the speed of an object affect its kinetic energy?

Part or all of their kinetic energy is thus converted into heat.

Little by little it was losing its excess of kinetic energy.

In this way the velocity or kinetic energy limit is imposed.

Energy of position is as truly a form of energy as heat or kinetic energy.

Kinetic energy is possessed by bodies in virtue of their motion.

The kinetic energy of the rapid movement was found to absorb within itself the latent energy of the unequal pressure.

Kinetic energy is the capacity for performing work which a body possesses by virtue of its motion.

These examples illustrate potential energy, as distinguished from kinetic energy.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR KINETIC ENERGY

motive power

nounmoving power
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