Share this entry

Share this page

elastic limit

División en sílabas: e·las·tic lim·it

Definición de elastic limit en inglés:

sustantivo

Physics
The maximum extent to which a solid may be stretched without permanent alteration of size or shape.
Example sentences
  • A guitar string, when stretched within its elastic limits, obeys the wave equation.
  • It sought to ascertain the elastic limit, or maximum stress that such materials could sustain without damage.
  • This test provides the elastic limit, elongation, yield point, yield strength, tensile strength, and the reduction in area.

Definición de elastic limit en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…