inextensible


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in·ex·ten·si·ble

 (ĭn′ĭk-stĕn′sə-bəl)
adj.
Not extensible: an inextensible antenna.

inextensible

(ˌɪnɪkˈstɛnsəbəl)
adj
not capable of extension
ˌinexˌtensiˈbility n
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Adj.1.inextensible - not extensile
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A calibrated strain gauge (Kratos, CZK 500, Sao Paulo, Brazil) was anchored to the wall end (out of the water) and attached to the swimmer's waist using an inextensible cable to provide the force-time traces.
In contrast to most organisms with endoskeleton and growth continuously, the growth in crustaceans including brachyurans is brief and discontinuous as growth only occurs during molting (shedding of old exoskeleton) due to the presence of rigid and inextensible exoskeleton (Hartnoll 1982).
Para el PV se empleo una balanza mecanica de 3500 kg y para las restantes variables una cinta metrica inextensible.
0] is described by the reference surface X and an inextensible director vector field |D| = 1 which defines the shell thickness.
We present a method for 3D shape reconstruction of inextensible deformable surfaces from a single image.
The isometric force was determined by a load cell (Kratos, model CZC500) that was attached to an inextensible cable and attached to the leg press.
Se utilizaron un tallimetro, una cinta metrica inextensible, una balanza digital calibrada para la toma de variables antropometricas y un esfingomanometro aneroide.
La altura se midio con estadiometro de pared (Seca-Linea medica: estadiometro desmontable, alcance 30-220 cm), el peso con balanza electronica (Biologica Company: TANITA TBF 300) y el perimetro de cintura con cinta metrica inextensible (TECSYMP/Instrumentos Medicos: cinta metrica de plastico 0-2 m).
The measurement of waist circumference (CC) was measured using a flexible measuring tape made of inextensible fiber glass (Fiber-Glass) positioned on the midpoint between the last rib and iliac crest and properly measured the midpoint.
Para su obtencion en campo se utilizo el baston zoometrico Hauptner, compas de brocas, cinta metrica inextensible y bascula Gallagher W210 (Uruguay).
En la pericarditis constrictiva cronica hay engrosamiento y fusion de ambas hojas del pericardio, aunque suele predominar la afeccion del pericardio parietal, que esta muy rigido, inextensible y, en un 30 a 40% de los casos, calcificado (3).