the principle that the total linear or angular momentum in any isolated system is constant, provided that no external force is applied
conservation of momentum
A conservation law stating that the total linear momentum of a closed system remains constant through time, regardless of other possible changes within the system.
- Conservation of parity
noun 1. the principle that the parity of the total wave function describing a system of elementary particles is conserved. In fact it is not conserved in weak interactions
noun 1. a member of a Protestant denomination (Conservative Baptist Association of America) organized in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1948.
- Conservative evaluation
Under this parallel evaluation strategy, no evaluation is started unless it is known to be needed. Opposite of speculative evaluation.
noun 1. a Jew who adheres for the most part to the principles and practices of traditional Judaism with the reservation that, taking into account contemporary conditions, certain modifications or rejections are permissible.
noun 1. Judaism as observed by Conservative Jews. noun 1. a movement reacting against the radicalism of Reform Judaism, rejecting extreme change and advocating moderate relaxations of traditional Jewish law, by an extension of the process by which its adherents claim traditional Orthodox Judaism evolved Compare Orthodox Judaism, Reform Judaism A branch of Judaism that […]