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unrelaxed

(ˌʌnrɪˈlækst)
adj
not relaxed; uptight; tense
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Adj.1.unrelaxed - nor relaxedunrelaxed - nor relaxed; "his life was drawing to a close in baffled zeal and unrelaxed strain"- U.B.Phillips
tense - in or of a state of physical or nervous tension
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With unrelaxed nerves, with morning vigor, sail by it, looking another way, tied to the mast like Ulysses.
One secret which I alone possessed was the hope to which I had dedicated myself; and the moon gazed on my midnight labours, while, with unrelaxed and breathless eagerness, I pursued nature to her hiding-places.
His stern old face was still unrelaxed. The child was yet unconscious of his presence.
Whatever may have just taken place, it was clear that the otter was unrelaxed about it the fixed stare, the frozen posture, one forepaw raised.
"There is something unrelaxed about the way she is communicating."
where [E'.sub.total] and [E.sub.total] are the total energies of the unrelaxed and relaxed interface systems, respectively, and N is the number of atoms in the system.
where [E.sup.KH.sub.U] and [E.sup.KH.sub.R] are the values of the unrelaxed and relaxed elastic moduli, respectively.
Stress relaxation test parameters: [C.sub.1], [C.sub.2], and [C.sub.3]: decay force of the Maxwell model; [[tau].sub.1], [[tau].sub.2], and [[tau].sub.3]: relaxation times of the Maxwell model; [[sigma].sub.e]: the residual modulus that remained unrelaxed. Alveograph parameters at adapted hydration: T: maximum overpressure (mm).
"If you look at Theresa May, part of the problem is that she looks so uneasy and unrelaxed. Whenever I see her doing anything public, she looks like she wishes she was somewhere else.
The inhibition of [beta]-relaxation process may have an important effect on room temperature modulus, since, as discussed in various papers [22, 54, 55, 62, 63], the unrelaxed modulus of a material (i.e., its stiffness below any secondary sub-glassy relaxation) is determined by cohesive energy density, whereas the modulus value measured at room temperature depends on the extent of the relaxation allowed by the sub-[T.sub.room] transitions.
"Struggling financially can affect you massively, leaving you unrelaxed both on and off the court.
In [18], Qiu and Dogandzic proposed an unrelaxed probabilistic model with [l.sub.0]-norm constrained signal space and derived an expectation-maximization algorithm.