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Torsion (Smbw)

Definition
Twisting perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of a member. (Source: AASHTO Glossary)
Use For
Torsional stress
Twisting stress
Broader Term
Deformation (Smb)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Bending (Smbb)
Buckling (Smbc)
Creep (Smbe)
Distortion (Structures) (Smbj)
Elastic deformation (Smbk)
Flexure (Smbm)
Plastic deformation (Smbp)
Plastic flow (Smbq)
Rutting (Smbr)
Strain (Mechanics) (Smbs)
Tension (Smbv)
Warpage (Smbx)
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