Definition of Modulus of rigidity

1. Noun. The coefficient of elasticity for a shearing force.


Lexicographical Neighbors of Modulus Of Rigidity

modulation
modulation transfer function
modulational
modulations
modulator
modulators
modulatory
module
modules
moduli
modulini
modulino
modulo
modulus
modulus of elasticity
modulus of rigidity (current term)
modus
modus operandi
modus operandum
modus operandus
modus ponens
modus tollens
modus vivendi
mody
moe
moegoe
moegoes
moel
moelline
moellon

Literary usage of Modulus of rigidity

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General (1890)
"Modulus of Rigidity.—The "modulus of rigidity " of an isotropic solid is the ... Hence we have another definition of " modulus of rigidity" equivalent to ..."

2. Experimental Engineering and Manual for Testing: For Engineers and for by Rolla Clinton Carpenter (1906)
"Modulus of Rigidity of a Wire by swinging under Torsion. — The transverse modulus of elasticity, or the modulus of rigidity, can be determined by hanging a ..."

3. Smithsonian Physical Tables by Smithsonian Institution, Thomas Gray (1896)
"The modulus of rigidity as used in this table may be shortly defined by the ... The modulus of rigidity is the number obtained by dividing the numerical ..."

4. Experimental Engineering and Manual for Testing: For Engineers and for by Rolla Clinton Carpenter (1906)
"Modulus of Rigidity of a Wire by swinging under Torsion.—The transverse modulus of elasticity, or the modulus of rigidity, can be determined by hanging a ..."

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