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Glossary
GlossaryThe definitions given here apply to the terminology used throughout this book. Some of the terms may be defined differently by other authors; when this is the case, alternative terminology is noted. When two or more terms with identical or similar meaning are in general acceptance, they are given in the order of preference of the current writers. Allowable stress (working stress)   If a member is so designed that the maximum stress as calculated for the expected conditions of service is less than some limiting value, the member will have a proper margin of security against damage or failure. This limiting value is the allowable stress subject to th…
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Warren C. Young; Richard G. Budynas; Ali M. Sadegh: Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain, Eighth Edition. Glossary, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export