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Yield stress (Smvy)

Definition
The stress at which noticeable, suddenly increased deformation occurs under slowly increasing load. Also, the specified yield strength of reinforcement. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Plastic stress
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)
Shear stress (Smvs)
Uniaxial stress (Smvu)