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Posttensioning (Fcayn)

Definition
Method of prestressing in which tendons are tensioned after concrete has reached a predetermined strength. Also, using a form device to provide a path for posttensioning tendons or bars in hardened concrete. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Broader Term
Tensioning (Fcay)
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Pretensioning (Fcays)