[pohst-ten-shuh n] /poʊstˈtɛn ʃən/
verb (used with object)
(in prestressed-concrete construction) to apply to (reinforcing strands) after the concrete has set.
Compare 2 (def 1).
to make (a concrete member) with posttensioned reinforcement.
- Post-term infant
post-term infant (pōst’tûrm’) n. An infant born after the 42nd week of gestation.
[pohst-test] /ˈpoʊstˌtɛst/ noun 1. an achievement test administered after a course of instruction.
[tib-ee-uh] /ˈtɪb i ə/ noun, plural tibiae [tib-ee-ee] /ˈtɪb iˌi/ (Show IPA), tibias. 1. Anatomy. the inner of the two bones of the leg, that extend from the knee to the ankle and articulate with the femur and the talus; shinbone. 2. Zoology. /ˈtɪbɪə/ noun (pl) tibiae (ˈtɪbɪˌiː), tibias 1. Also called shinbone. the inner […]
noun, Horse Racing. 1. the time at which the entries in a race are required to be at the starting post.