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Uplift pressure (Smipu)

Definition
The upward water pressure force on the base of a structure. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Uplift
Broader Term
Pressure (Smip)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Air pressure (Smipa)
Back pressure (Smipb)
Confining pressure (Smipc)
Dynamic pressure (Smipd)
Earth pressure (Smipe)
Effective stress (Smipg)
Pore pressure (Smipp)
Preconsolidation pressure (Smipq)
Static pressure (Smips)
Vacuum (Smipv)
Water pressure (Smipw)
Wind pressure (Smipx)