isotach


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isotach

(ˈaɪsəʊˌtæk)
n
(Physical Geography) a line on a map connecting points of equal wind speed
[from iso- + Greek takhos speed]
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9] for isotach viscosity and identifies the modifications proposed by the writers to improve its utility for the special condition of combined initial low strain and low strain rate during monotonic constant rate-of-strain tensile loading and changes in rate of strain during these types of tests.
The entire state of Hawaii, the coastal regions of Alaska (as determined by the 90 mph isotach on the ANSI/ASCE 7-88 map), and all of the U.
Sawicki and Kazimierowicz-Frankowska (12) conducted a set of tests on two different geosynthetics, in which two creep or stress relaxation applied during otherwise ML at a constant stain rate, and pointed out that the observed behavior can be designated as the isotach properties.