anelasticity


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anelasticity

(ˌænɪlæsˈtɪsətɪ)
n
the property of a substance which has a disproportionate relationship between stress and strain
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Structure Induced Anelasticity in Iron Intermetallic Compounds and Alloys
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Because the viscoelastic connecting part shave the anelasticity phenomenon, its stress-strain relationship is not linear.