Betekenis van:

Zelfstandig naamwoord
    • the product of a body's mass and its velocity
    "the momentum of the particles was deduced from meteoritic velocities"



    Zelfstandig naamwoord
      • an impelling force or strength
      "the car's momentum carried it off the road"




      1. As the days passed, our campaign grew in momentum.
      2. This is due to conservation of angular momentum.
      3. Newton's Second Law says: "Force is equal to the change in momentum per change in time. For a constant mass, force equals mass times acceleration".
      4. Momentum Northern Ireland,
      5. This trend gathered momentum between 2002 and 2005.
      6. The European Year should act as a catalyst in raising awareness and building momentum.
      7. The company’s economic difficulties worsened from 2001 onwards. This trend gathered momentum between 2002 and 2005.
      8. The momentum of the vapour jet acts as a force on the balance.
      9. This momentum should be used to press ahead with vigour the implementation of the reform and budgetary consolidation strategies.
      10. The discussion of the above two criteria shows that the project did not gain any momentum on commercial grounds.
      11. Compare the total impulse, I, calculated from the integration of the total force over the period of contact, with the momentum change over that period (M*)V).
      12. However, in 2002 it became clear that the Farice project seemed unable to gain momentum as a purely commercial business case [11].
      13. According to the information provided by the Icelandic authorities, the project could not gain momentum as a purely commercial business case and required the involvement of the State.
      14. Bad: A rotary control with concentric axis on the steering wheel, which requires a momentum for operation that may also induce a change in steering angle.
      15. In line with economic activity, employment growth started to lose momentum in the second half of 2008 after strong dynamics and is expected to weaken further in 2009.