adjective Date: 1877 1. of, relating to, or resulting from flexure 2. characterized by flexure

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  • Flexural — Flex u*ral, a. [From {Flexure}.] Of, pertaining to, or resulting from, flexure; of the nature of, or characterized by, flexure; as, flexural elasticity. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • flexural — ˈfleksh(ə)rəl adjective 1. : of, relating to, or resulting from flexure flexural strength of wood 2. : being or characterized by flexure flexural elasticity …   Useful english dictionary

  • flexural — See flexure. * * * …   Universalium

  • flexural — adjective of, or relating to, flexure …   Wiktionary

  • flexural — Relating to a flexure …   Medical dictionary

  • flexural — adj. of bending, of flexion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • flexural — flex·ur·al …   English syllables

  • flexural — A word referring to bending …   Dictionary of automotive terms

  • Flexural strength — Flexural strength, also known as modulus of rupture, bend strength, or fracture strength,[dubious – discuss] a mechanical parameter for brittle material, is defined as a material s ability to resist deformation under load. The transverse bending… …   Wikipedia

  • Flexural rigidity — is defined as the force couple required to bend a rigid structure to a unit curvature.In a beam or rod, flexural rigidity varies along the length as a function of x shown in the following equation:: EI {dy over dx} = int {0}^{x} M(x) dx + C 1… …   Wikipedia

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