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#1 2006-01-04 11:59:05

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Greek Letter

What is the Greek letter to symbolize angular velocity?

#2 2006-01-04 13:42:42

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wot happens to u if ur not really boerd ?hmm


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#3 2006-01-04 13:51:03

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dont know, oh and about the question, its what is the name of the greek letter to symbolize angular velocity, and I have no idea what it is

#4 2006-01-04 14:05:05

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ω - lowercase omega
at least that's how I've seen it

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#5 2006-01-04 14:20:49

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Yay it fits too, im doing this crossword for chemistry and I dont know half the stuff.
Ive got another one too, what is a synonym for paris(no idea what it had to do with chemistry), 12 letters, and there is a "d" as the seventh letter from the top, unless a carnelian relative isnt sard. I was thinking cityoflights. It fits but no d.  Mabye it isnt sard...

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#6 2006-01-04 16:10:26

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ω is also the Wronskian in differential equations.


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#7 2006-01-04 17:38:01

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Wikipedia says Parisians are colloquially called "banlieusards"

Also, if it is chemistry, maybe they are referring to Plaster of Paris ...


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#8 2006-01-04 18:32:12

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All I can get for the synonym of paris is calcium sulfate. (Plaster of Paris). I tried it a few other ways like that, but I dont think the answer has to do with chemistry at all.. Im wondering about any other names paris might have?

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