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It is not so with the more dynamic personality of the over-sea citizen.

One of the three groups mentioned is likely before long to attempt some more dynamic attack upon the problem in its inception.

To make our economy stronger and more dynamic, we must prepare a rising generation to fill the jobs of the 21st century.

Their spiritual needs were more dynamic than ours—or theirs—for food and shelter.

WORD ORIGIN

1817 as a term in philosophy; 1827 in the sense "pertaining to force producing motion" (the opposite of static), from French dynamique introduced by German mathematician Gottfried Leibnitz (1646-1716) in 1691 from Greek dynamikos "powerful," from dynamis "power," from dynasthai "to be able, to have power, be strong enough," of unknown origin. The figurative sense of "active, potent, energetic" is from 1856 (in Emerson). Related: Dynamically.

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