tensile strength
noun Date: 1862 the greatest longitudinal stress a substance can bear without tearing apart

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  • Tensile strength — sigma {UTS}, or S U is the stress at which a material breaks or permanently deforms. Tensile strength is an intensive property and, consequently, does not depend on the size of the test specimen. However, it is dependent on the preparation of the …   Wikipedia

  • Tensile strength — Tensile strength. См. Предел прочности на разрыв. (Источник: «Металлы и сплавы. Справочник.» Под редакцией Ю.П. Солнцева; НПО Профессионал , НПО Мир и семья ; Санкт Петербург, 2003 г.) …   Словарь металлургических терминов

  • tensile strength — n [U] technical the ability of steel or ↑concrete etc to bear pressure or weight without breaking …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • tensile strength — noun uncount TECHNICAL the ability of something to not break when it is stretched a lot or when a lot of pressure is put on it …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • tensile strength —  Tensile Strength  (TS)  Предел прочности   Механическое напряжение, выше которого происходит разрушение материала. Поскольку при оценке прочности время нагружения образцов часто не превышает нескольких секунд от начала нагружения до момента… …   Толковый англо-русский словарь по нанотехнологии. - М.

  • tensile strength — ► NOUN ▪ the resistance of a material to breaking under tension …   English terms dictionary

  • tensile strength — n. resistance to lengthwise stress, measured (in force per unit of cross sectional area) by the greatest load pulling in the direction of length that a given substance can bear without tearing apart …   English World dictionary

  • tensile strength — the resistance of a material to longitudinal stress, measured by the minimum amount of longitudinal stress required to rupture the material. [1860 65] * * * Ratio of the maximum load a material can support without fracture when being stretched to …   Universalium

  • tensile strength —    The capability of a material to withstand the stress imposed upon it when it is stretched or extended. Rubber, nylon, and steel are materials noted for their varied capacities for tensile strength. Also see ductile …   Glossary of Art Terms

  • tensile strength — tempiamasis stipris statusas T sritis Standartizacija ir metrologija apibrėžtis Didžiausias tempimo įtempis, kuriam esant medžiaga suyra. atitikmenys: angl. tensile strength vok. Zugfestigkeit, f rus. прочность на растяжение, f pranc. résistance… …   Penkiakalbis aiškinamasis metrologijos terminų žodynas

  • tensile strength — atsparumas tempimui statusas T sritis fizika atitikmenys: angl. tensile strength vok. Zerreißfestigkeit, f; Zugfestigkeit, f rus. прочность на растяжение, f pranc. résistance à la traction, f …   Fizikos terminų žodynas

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