deformation of a material that remains rigid under stresses of less than a certain intensity but that behaves under severer stresses approximately as a Newtonian fluid.
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What does “blatherskite” mean?
Also called plastic deformation.
Origin of plastic flow
First recorded in 1875–80
Words nearby plastic flow
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