Shear Strength

Business / Machine Shop / Shear Strength: The characteristic of a material to resist shear forces.

Other Words for Strength

Strength Adjective Synonyms: power, might, force, mightiness, robustness, toughness, stoutness, sturdiness, brawn, brawniness, muscle, sinew
Strength Noun Synonyms: concentration, concentratedness, intensity, potency
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Strength

Health / Fitness / Strength: Amount of force a muscle or muscle group can exert against resistance. MORE

Shear Strength

Business / Machine Shop / Shear Strength: The characteristic of a material to resist shear forces. MORE

Shear Line

Science / Weather / Shear Line: A line of maximum horizontal wind shear. A narrow zone across which there is an abrupt change in the horizontal wind component parallel to it. MORE

Shear Block

Business / Construction / Shear Block: Plywood that is face nailed to short (2 X 4's or 2 X 6's) wall studs (above a door or window, for example). This is done to prevent the wall from sliding and collapsing. MORE

Strength Of Current

Science / Tides and Currents / Strength Of Current: Phase of tidal current in which the speed is a maximum; also the speed at this time. Beginning with slack before flood in the period of a reversing tidal current (or minimum before flood in a rotary c MORE

Strength Training

Health / Fitness / Strength Training: Process of exercising a muscle using resistance weight training to increase muscular strenght. MORE

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