shear strain or shearing strain
See under strain.
- Shear strength
noun 1. the degree to which a material or bond is able to resist shear
or shearing stress noun, Physics. 1. the external force acting on an object or surface parallel to the slope or plane in which it lies; the stress tending to produce shear. shear stress noun 1. the form of stress in a body, part, etc, that tends to produce cutting rather than stretching or bending shear […]
- Shear stud
noun 1. a stud that transfers shear stress between metal and concrete in composite structural members in which the stud is welded to the metal component
noun, Mathematics. 1. a map of a coordinate space in which one coordinate is held fixed and the other coordinate or coordinates are shifted.