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anelasticity

[ an-i-la-stis-i-tee, an-ee-la-stis- ]
/ ˌæn ɪ læˈstɪs ɪ ti, ænˌi læˈstɪs- /

noun Physics.

the property of a solid in which deformation depends on the time rate of change of stress as well as on the stress itself.

Nearby words

anechoic, anectasis, aneirin, anelace, anelastic, anelasticity, anele, anelectric, anemia, anemic, anemic anoxia

Origin of anelasticity

Related formsan·e·las·tic [an-i-las-tik] /ˌæn ɪˈlæs tɪk/, adjective
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