bursting strength


noun

the capacity of a thing or substance to resist change when under pressure.
the pressure required to break down the resistance of a substance.

Nearby words

  1. burst out,
  2. burst with,
  3. burster,
  4. bursting,
  5. bursting point,
  6. burstone,
  7. burt,
  8. burthen,
  9. burton,
  10. burton upon trent

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