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enduring strength and energy

the property of being big and strong

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the elasticity and hardness of a metal object

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impressive difficulty

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Even though the early research on mental toughness is primarily based on qualitative methods, some researchers have studied mental toughness using quantitative methods.
The production of zirconium diboride as a member of high temperature ceramics family has some difficulties such as obtaining full density (nonporous structure) and high fracture toughness (the ability to capture energy that postpones the fracture and breaking the material).
RUGBY UNION "There has to be an element of mental toughness for Wales," former Wales fly-half Davies said.
The cohesive zone model is mainly based on two parameters, the un-notched strength and fracture toughness ([G.
The new steel contains no cobalt and only a relatively small amount of nickel and therefore is much less expensive than other ultra-high strength steels of high fracture toughness -- all of which contain large amounts of cobalt and nickel.
One of the objectives of the STTR program was the development of an inexpensive, ultra-strength steel with high fracture toughness that could be used in Navy aircraft applications.
Sheard, a consultant in sport and exercise psychology, reveals latest research on the concept of mental toughness both as a personality style and as a mindset, and explains how it is defined and measured and how it can be developed in athletes.
McCann led a 90 minute session which covered the core issue of mental toughness, a topic which he has worked and continues to work with the National squad on.
1) utilizes small samples for fracture toughness testing of bone.
In studies on mental toughness in sports, it has always been controversial as to what characterizes mental toughness, what processes it works through and what consequences it is to bring about [5].
LTI) has added Fracture Toughness Testing to the list of materials testing services performed by the laboratory to ensure the safety, reliability and integrity of materials.
According to industry sources, the advantage of ABS is that this material combines the strength and rigidity of the acrylonitrile and styrene polymers with the toughness of the polybutadiene rubber.
While the cost of producing ABS is roughly twice the cost of producing polystyrene, it is considered superior for its hardness, gloss, toughness, and electrical insulation properties.
He was at Dubai Women's College (DWC) to launch the region's first Mental Toughness Centre.
Zirconia is regarded as offering superior strength, toughness and reliability over other ceramic materials due to the transformation toughening mechanisms of its microstructure (1-3).