- a counterbalancing force or system of forces.
Origin of equilibrant
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Graphic representation of forces: component, resultant, equilibrant.
The diagonal is the resultant of the two forces and OW is the equilibrant which is equal and opposite to the resultant.
Graphic Representation; typical examples of finding a component, a resultant, or an equilibrant.
- a force capable of balancing another force and producing equilibrium
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