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Compressive strength (Rkmae)

Definition
The maximum resistance of a concrete specimen to axial compressive loading; or the specified resistance used in design calculations. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Compression strength
Broader Term
Strength of materials (Rkma)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Adhesive strength (Rkmaa)
Bond strength (Materials) (Rkmab)
Cohesive strength (Rkmac)
Collapse strength (Rkmad)
Cyclic strength (Rkmaf)
Fatigue strength (Rkmag)
Field strength (Rkmah)
Flexural strength (Rkmaj)
High strength (Rkmak)
Longitudinal strength (Rkmal)
Residual strength (Rkmam)
Shear strength (Rkmar)
Tear strength (Rkmas)
Tensile strength (Rkmat)
Torsional strength (Rkmau)
Transverse strength (Rkmav)
Ultimate strength (Rkmaw)
Undrained strength (Rkmax)
Yield strength (Rkmay)