forcing
EnglishEdit
PronunciationEdit
NounEdit
forcing (countable and uncountable, plural forcings)
 (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
 (set theory) A technique used to prove the consistency of certain axioms in set theory. See forcing (mathematics).
 (climatology, countable) The net flux of energy in or out of a system; the net change in an energy balance.
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TranslationsEdit
horticulture: the art of raising plants at an earlier season than is normal
photography: an extension in the development time of an underexposed negative in order to bring out detail
climatology: the net flux of energy in or out of a system; the net change in an energy balance

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VerbEdit
forcing
AdjectiveEdit
forcing (not comparable)