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True, much of that shrinkage can be traced to individuals bringing income forward to avoid higher tax rates in 2013.
Similar calculations can also be made for shrinkage stresses, if desired.Some Mooted Questions in Reinforced Concrete Design|Edward Godfrey
Briefly, then, shrinkage of wood is due to the fact that the cell walls grow thinner on drying.
Where there is a mitred or flush joint, the shrinkage is certain to show.Convenient Houses|Louis Henry Gibson
The free water usually dries out quite rapidly with little or no shrinkage or other physical change.
In fact, in the lowering of the rate of interest and the shrinkage of securities, it was no longer twenty thousand a year.The Golden House|Charles Dudley Warner