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Synonyms for strength

the state or quality of being physically strong

power used to overcome resistance

the condition of being free from defects or flaws

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

Synonyms for strength

capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war

the power to induce the taking of a course of action or the embracing of a point of view by means of argument or entreaty

capacity to produce strong physiological or chemical effects

the condition of financial success

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The decrement trend of compression strength that has been shown absolutely similar to the trend of MOE and MOR in static bending strength.
Following hardening and drying, there have been used 3 samples out of each composition to establish the apparent density and the compression strength after 28 days.
Compression strengths of cylindrical specimens Content of OSA, % Num.
And the study indicated that Rippatape[TM] applied to the inside of the box increased box compression strength by 8 percent.
Studies on notched test bars showed that on traction stress their behavior depends on the yielding mechanisms in the proximity of the notch, the broken fibers decrease the traction strength, while the delaminations among adjacent layers decrease the compression strength.
The influence of raw material extractives on pellet characteristics such as density, compression strength, and moisture sorption is not well understood.
After given time intervals (from 1 week to 4 months) the sample cubes were photographed and analyzed for water absorption [11], compression strength (compression strength analysis [12] was carried out at the Laboratory of building materials) and for average content of moisture [9], C[O.
As expected for a brittle material, the compression strength exceeds the tensile strength, and the tensile strength shows much scatter.
The density, flowability, cone jolt toughness, dry compression strength and hot compression strength of the prepared green sand mixture decrease, and wet tensile strength (while less impacted than other characteristics), permeability and friability increase.
Modulus of elasticity, modulus of rupture, compression strength parallel-to-grain, hardness, impact bending, tension strength, swelling in three sections, and surface roughness of the samples were evaluated.
The first stage consists in the perfecting of high performance concretes (Malier, 1990) characterized by a compression strength which exceeds 60 N/[mm.
The unique design, patented by RPC, was created using an innovative process known as Finite Elements Analysis, which sets ribs into the pack walls for exceptional vacuum resistance and compression strength.
Traditional particulate-interlayer-toughening methods using elastomeric or thermoplasticpolymer particles will increase a composite's compression strength after impact, but not wet compression strength.