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dynamicsnoun

uk   /daɪˈnæm.ɪks/  us   /daɪˈnæm.ɪks/
[plural] forces that ​producemovement: This ​software is used for ​modellingatmospheric dynamics.
[plural] forces or ​processes that ​producechange inside a ​group or ​system: The ​fight for the ​leadership gave a ​fascinatinginsight into the group's dynamics.
[plural] specialized music changes in ​loudness in a ​piece of ​music
[U] specialized physics the ​scientificstudy of the ​forces that ​producemovement
(Definition of dynamics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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dynamicsplural noun

 us   /dɑɪˈnæm·ɪks/
forces that ​producemovement or ​change: The ​fight for the ​leadershiprevealed a lot about the group’s dynamics.
physics Dynamics is also the ​scientificstudy of the ​forces that ​producemovement.
music Dynamics are how ​loud or ​softmusic is ​sung or ​played, or the words and ​signs that show this.
(Definition of dynamics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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