Definition of triangle of forces in English:

triangle of forces

noun

Physics
  • A triangle whose sides represent in magnitude and direction three forces in equilibrium.

    • ‘The condition for equilibrium is that three surface tensions should form a triangle of forces.’
    • ‘A triangle of forces can then represent the forces in magnitude and direction.’
    • ‘Also one of the options investigates the triangle of forces where two weights lift a baby on a string.’
    • ‘Use triangle of forces for forces in equilibrium.’
    • ‘The triangle of forces is geometrically similar to the glide triangle.’