What Does Inertia Mean?


Inertia means resistance to action or change. It is a disapproving term used to show an inactive nature or sluggishness in a system. It is used in physics to describe the tendency of the body to remain lying down in a straight line without movement.
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[in-ur-shuh, ih-nur-]
inertness, especially with regard to effort, motion, action, and the like; inactivity; sluggishness.
Medicine/Medical lack of activity, especially as applied to a uterus during childbirth when its contractions have decreased or stopped.
Source: Dictionary.com
Inertia means to be in active or inert. Inertia in a physics sense means for a body to remain in its state of motion or rest and could only change with external force.
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