motstand

See also: motstånd

Norwegian BokmålEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mot +‎ stand.

NounEdit

motstand m (definite singular motstanden, indefinite plural motstander, definite plural motstandene)

  1. resistance (act of resisting)
    Å overgi seg uten motstand.
    To surrender without resistance.
  2. resistance (force that tends to oppose motion)
    Luftmotstand
    Air resistance
  3. resistor (electric component)
    Å koble inn en motstand.
    To wire in a resistor.

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

EtymologyEdit

From mot (against) +‎ stand (stand).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

motstand m (definite singular motstanden, indefinite plural motstandar, definite plural motstandane)

  1. resistance (act of resisting)
    Framlegget møtte motstand.
    The proposal met resistance.
  2. resistance (force that tends to oppose motion)
  3. resistor (electric component)

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