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Noun: dynamics  dI'na-miks
  1. The branch of mechanics concerned with the forces that cause motions of bodies
    - kinetics
  2. (music) varying loudness of sound; markings in a musical score that indicates the desired level of volume
    - dynamic
Noun: dynamic  dI'na-mik
  1. An efficient incentive
    "they hoped it would act as a spiritual dynamic on all churches";
    - moral force
  2. A characteristic or manner of an interaction; a behaviour
    "Watch the dynamic between the husband and wife"; "The story is about a child who makes a friend and how the dynamic of their play evolves"

Type of: incentive, inducement, mechanics, motivator

Encyclopedia: Dynamics