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1    of or concerned with energy or forces that produce motion, as opposed to static  
2    of or concerned with dynamics  
3      (Also)    dynamical   characterized by force of personality, ambition, energy, new ideas, etc.  
4      (Music)   of, relating to, or indicating dynamics  
dynamic marks     
5      (Computing)   (of a memory) needing its contents refreshed periodically  
   Compare       static       8  
     (C19: from French dynamique, from Greek dunamikos powerful, from dunamis power, from dunasthai to be able)  
  dynamically      adv  

dynamic psychology  
      n     (Psychol)   any system of psychology that emphasizes the interaction between different motives, emotions, and drives  
dynamic range  
      n   the range of signal amplitudes over which an electronic communications channel can operate within acceptable limits of distortion. The range is determined by system noise at the lower end and by the onset of overload at the upper end  
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active, alive and kicking, driving, electric, energetic, forceful, full of beans     (informal)   go-ahead, go-getting     (informal)   high-octane     (informal)   high-powered, lively, magnetic, powerful, vigorous, vital, zippy     (informal)  
   apathetic, couldn't-care-less     (informal)   impassive, inactive, listless, sluggish, torpid, undynamic, unenergetic  

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