This is the predominant trichord of most sets and functions as a signature motive .
It serves as a kind of a triggering mechanism, a motive force of military ideology.
Police believe robbery was the motive for the attack.
The harmonic and rhythmic tension in this motive is palpable.
Either his motive alone was sufficient reason to suspect him, or it wasn't.
Wind turbines, also known as wind mills, use the wind as their motive force.
Detectives said yesterday that they had not yet established a motive for the double murder, but believed it might have been linked to a domestic dispute.
Looking back now, it seems to me that nothing has changed and that it was only a matter of days before profit was re-established as the system's principal motive force.
Its motive force is protection and care, but it does not give enough space to personal liberty.
It is not a part of the real motive forces of the revolution.