anelasticity
noun see anelastic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • anelasticity — anelastic /an i las tik/, adj. /an i la stis i tee, an ee la stis /, n. Physics. the property of a solid in which deformation depends on the time rate of change of stress as well as on the stress itself. [AN 1 + ELASTICITY] * * * …   Universalium

  • anelasticity — an·elas·tic·i·ty …   English syllables

  • anelasticity — noun see anelastic * * * anelastic /an i las tik/, adj. /an i la stis i tee, an ee la stis /, n. Physics. the property of a solid in which deformation depends on the time rate of change of stress as well as on the stress itself. [AN 1 +… …   Useful english dictionary

  • anelastic — adjective Date: 1947 relating to the property of a substance in which there is no definite relation between stress and strain • anelasticity noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Clarence Zener — Clarence Melvin Zener (December 1, 1905 – July 15, 1993) was the American physicist who first described the property concerning the breakdown of electrical insulators.[1] These findings were later exploited by Bell Labs in the development of the… …   Wikipedia

  • inélasticité — ● inélasticité nom féminin État de la demande ou de l offre d un bien ou d un service lorsqu elle n est pas affectée par un changement de prix de ce bien ou de ce service. ⇒INÉLASTICITÉ, subst. fém. Rare. Absence d élasticité. Anton. élasticité,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • ROSEN, MOSHE — (1933–1999), Israeli physicist. Rosen was born in Czernowitz (Chernovtsy) and immigrated to Israel in 1948. In 1969 he was appointed associate professor of physical metallurgy and head of the Materials Engineering Department of the newly founded… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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