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tensile strength

Saltos de línea: ten|sile strength

Definición de tensile strength en inglés:

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The resistance of a material to breaking under tension. Compare with compressive strength.
Example sentences
  • Suddenly the polymer producers were challenged to develop specialty materials with higher tensile strengths, higher temperature resistance, higher abrasion resistance, and greater stiffness.
  • The tensile strength of clad material depends on the tensile strength of its components and their ratio to its thickness.
  • In any event, she can exert a surface pressure far in excess of the tensile strength of any material ever likely to be found on this planet or its environs.

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