Meaning of DEFORMATION in English

DEFORMATION

noun

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deformation of the telescope's mirror

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B is termed the left Cauchy-Green deformation tensor, both terms having obvious origins in the definitions given above.

Ductile substances are capable of considerable smooth, continuous deformation before they break.

Fun-house reflections: deformations and odd angles.

Many other sports, with a greater stress on grace and timing, require much less physical or hormonal deformation .

Other evidence supports the idea of a lack of major deformation within plates, at least over plates composed of oceanic lithosphere.

Skull deformation is widely known later in the Iron Age where it occurred among the Alans and Huns.

Some continental-margin orogens show evidence of deformation attributable to contraction in the back-arc region.

Such deformation can be minimised by linking suspension cables to tensioning cables, converting them into a series of straight lengths.

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