line of force

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Synonyms for line of force

an imaginary line in a field of force

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It says only that they are analogous to streamlines in fluid flow, as well as to lines of heat and magnetic flux, implying that the force vector at any point is tangent to the line of force. But the force inside a solid does not follow the laws of fluid flow, heat conduction, or electromagnetism, so the analogies aren't valid.
A new line of sockets features LED indicators and is designed for a line of force guided relay modules, designated the FGR-M1.
The vertical plane of the bowstring is the primary line of force to which the rest of the bow must conform.