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shave

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to decrease, as in length or amount, by or as if by severing or excising

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(physics) a deformation of an object in which parallel planes remain parallel but are shifted in a direction parallel to themselves

a large edge tool that cuts sheet metal by passing a blade through it

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cut with shears

shear the wool from

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cut or cut through with shears

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become deformed by forces tending to produce a shearing strain

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Caption: Figure 11: Trajectory of arc middle point on the upper shear blade.
Caption: Figure 12: Trajectory of the lowest moving point W on upper shear blade.
Although some constitutive models for shear pin fractures were established, however, all the parameters of the models were not established beyond doubt.
Shear fracture tests of shear pins were carried out to establish constitutive models of shear pins.
Shear also chaired the Development Council of Bay Area Legal Services ,and in recognition of his efforts and contributions, BALS opened its L.
Shear told the News in 2000 that one of the proudest moments of his Bar presidency was the creation of the Law Office Management Assistance Service or LOMAS.
Currently, knowledge of the shear behavior of rock avalanches is rather limited, especially when sliding occurs at a great depth.
An interface is added between the top rock and the filling to simulate the shear slip phenomenon.
The conventional direct shear apparatus has been modified, and now it can control the pore air pressure ua and pore water pressure uw.
* The bevel shear punch can reduce the punch force more than 50% from the conventional flat punch, which should be considered when the load capacity of the piercing equipment is limited and to extend the productive punch life and increase production rates in between punch sharpening.
Shear test results for different cultivars are provided in Table 3.
This is called shear thinning, and the rate of deformation of the paint as it is sheared is called the shear rate (units are reciprocal seconds, [s.sup.-1]).
To support the application of perforated GFRP plates as shear reinforcement in concrete flat plates, shear tests were conducted using the design variables of shear reinforcement type and spacing.
He cut his teeth on blade-shearing at the age of 15, has competed for Wales and sheared around the world.