Complete Definition of "forcing"

English

Pronunciation
IPA|ËfÉɹsɪÅ
rhymes|ÉË(r)sɪÅ

Noun
en-noun|forcings|-

  1. horticulture The art of raising plants at an earlier season than is normal, especially by using a hotbed

#photography An extension in the development time of an underexposed negative in order to bring out detail
#mathematics A technique used to prove the consistency of certain axioms in set theory
wikipedia|forcing (mathematics)

  1. climatology|countable The net flux of energy in or out of a system; the net change in an energy balance.

Derived terms
radiative forcing

Verb
forcing

  1. present participle of|force

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