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Plastic flow (Smbq)

Definition
The slow deformation of a materialís shape due to the continued application of a force allowing it to change shape by bending without fracture. (Source: www.education.vic.gov.au/studentlearning/teachingresources/science/scicontinuum/sciglossarylz.htm)
Broader Term
Deformation (Smb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Bending (Smbb)
Buckling (Smbc)
Creep (Smbe)
Distortion (Structures) (Smbj)
Elastic deformation (Smbk)
Flexure (Smbm)
Plastic deformation (Smbp)
Rutting (Smbr)
Strain (Mechanics) (Smbs)
Tension (Smbv)
Torsion (Smbw)
Warpage (Smbx)