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viscoelasticity
Subject Category
W Physical and Chemical Sciences
Definition
The ability of a material to simultaneously exhibit viscous and elastic responses to deformation.
Definition Source
Forest Products Laboratory. 2010. Wood handbook - Wood as an engineering material. Gen. Tech. Rep. FPL-GTR-190. Madison, WI: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory
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Broader Term
rheological properties
Related Term
elasticity imaging techniques
loss modulus
storage modulus
stress relaxation
Spanish
viscoelasticidad
Term Number
61207