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Shear stress (Smvs)

Definition
A stress that acts parallel to the surface of a material under stress, unlike normal stress which acts perpendicular to the surface. (Source: Team)
Broader Term
Stresses (Smv)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Arching (Soils) (Smvb)
Biaxial stress (Smvc)
Deviatoric stress (Smvd)
Inelastic stress (Smvj)
Principal stresses (Smvp)
Residual stress (Smvq)
Reynolds stress (Smvr)
Uniaxial stress (Smvu)
Yield stress (Smvy)