critical damping

noun

physics the minimum amount of viscous damping that results in a displaced system returning to its original position without oscillationSymbol: C c

Nearby words

  1. critical angle,
  2. critical apparatus,
  3. critical care unit,
  4. critical constant,
  5. critical constants,
  6. critical density,
  7. critical mass,
  8. critical organ,
  9. critical path analysis,
  10. critical period

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