creep in

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Verb1.creep in - enter surreptitiously; "He sneaked in under cover of darkness"; "In this essay, the author's personal feelings creep in"
penetrate, perforate - pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance; "The bullet penetrated her chest"

w>creep in

vi(sich) hinein-/hereinschleichen (→ -to in +acc); (mistakes, doubts)sich einschleichen (→ -to in +acc)
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Rheological modeling and finite element simulation of epoxy adhesive creep in FRP-strengthened RC beams, Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology 27(5-6): 523-35.
However, when such motors spin at high speeds, a large imbalance load can occur, resulting in creep in the bearings which in turn can lead to wear in the bearings themselves.
5] ACI Committee 209, "Guide for modeling and calculating shrinkage and creep in hardened concrete," ACI 209R-92, ACI, Farmington Hills, Mich, USA, 2008.
Wilshire and his team at Swansea went back to first principles to try to characterise creep in a way that would work for every instance, and his view is that the three-stage model of creep is just plain wrong.
A constant weight of 500 gm is applied to the sewing thread samples to observe its creep in the duration of 30 min.
Sean Dodd floated in a free-kick from the right hand side and not one of the seven home defenders saw Ian Williams creep in around the back to fire the ball home with the simplest of tap-ins.
Australian Standard [13] outlines a method of determining the creep of concrete cylinders in compression which was used as the basis to determine the creep in this work.
Over the past four decades, research efforts have been devoted to investigating creep in wood and wood composites.
creep in alloys must be well understood for design of alloys that resist creep.
8] When a part is subject to creep in both flow and transverse directions, long-fiber-reinforced thermoplastics offer more uniform deformation than the short-fiber analogs.