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 for Resultant force
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Resultant \Re*sult"ant\, a. [L. resultans, p. pr. : cf. F.
     r['e]sultant.]
     Resulting or issuing from a combination; existing or
     following as a result or consequence.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Resultant force or Resultant motion (Mech.), a force
        which is the result of two or more forces acting
        conjointly, or a motion which is the result of two or more
        motions combined. See Composition of forces, under
        Composition.
        [1913 Webster]

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