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momentum

mo·men·tum

momentum

 
 
pronunciation:
mo men tm
part of speech: noun
inflections: momenta, momentums
definition: strength of movement.
He leapt, and the momentum carried him across the stream.
similar words:
force, impulse, propulsion, thrust