fracture

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Synonyms for fracture

to crack or split into two or more fragments by means of or as a result of force, a blow, or strain

to undergo partial breaking

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(geology) a crack in the earth's crust resulting from the displacement of one side with respect to the other

the act of cracking something

violate or abuse

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interrupt, break, or destroy

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break into pieces

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become fractured

break (a bone)

fracture a bone of

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Dynamic crack propagation with the detection of fracture toughness criteria is predicted brittle failure with initial velocity.
DLs all tore at the distal cup region in a brittle failure mode, exhibiting a failure of the fibers, the reinforcement material, and the resin.
The LSL specimens presented 50 percent higher connection strength compared to western hemlock (Tsuga heterophylla) and showed less brittle failure justifying further research.
As can be seen, the lime ii lakes to transition from a ductile to brittle failure mode decreases as ihe aging temperature is increased.
There is a requirement for the production of the lifting hooks to use ductile materials such as the low carbon steel 20 after the thermal normalization, to avoid brittle failures.
So while holding temperature constant, we have produced a change from ductile failure to brittle failure by simply changing the velocity of the impact event.
Polyesters, phenolics, bismalamides and epoxies made great composites with very high stiffness but were going to give exactly the same problems of brittle failure in thicker sections that metals exhibited," notes Daton-Lovett.
Coverage includes experimental procedures and studies on the brittle fracture stress, Griffith theory of brittle failure, micromechanics, the role of pore fluids, friction and sliding, and brittle-ductile transition.
With the specific fourpoint bend setup at high speed loading, the bend test results implied that the SnAgCu solder joint under shock load can result in more brittle failure.
An additional feature of wood-concrete composite beams is their tendency toward ductile as opposed to brittle failure.
A properties of solids workshop will examine brittle failure and deformation.
The morphology of the neat PVC is smooth and exhibits typical brittle failure (Fig.
Although reducing the end distance by one half without any influence on strength level may appear conservative from a design perspective, it is cautioned that one test from the latter data set did experience brittle failure.
The top of the balls and bottom of the BGA component substrate pads were extremely flat, which suggested a brittle failure mechanism at the Sn63Pb37 solder to electroless nickel interfaces (Figure 1).